Applying Research Approaches in Health Care NURSING5063
- Academic Session: 2020-21
- School: School of Medicine Dentistry and Nursing
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
- Typically Offered: Semester 1
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
This builds on Research Approaches in Health Care with the aim of applying methodologies to research practice.
Three full days of online activity or 6 half day sessions supported by use of virtual learning environment (Moodle).
Requirements of Entry
Generate a research proposal
80% assignment (2500 word limit)
This course aims to explore approaches to data collection and analysis in research practice.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
Appraise the ethical problems involved in research and understand the process involved in gaining Ethics approval for a proposed study
Demonstrate a general understanding of data handling in health care research
Identify a research question and critically appraise research methodologies to select an approach appropriate to the research question
Detail a research protocol, and its justification, suitable for addressing your research question.
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Students must submit at least 75% by weight of the components (including examinations) of the course's summative assessment.