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Area/Catalogue
NURS 3044

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
106003

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 4)

Course aim

To develop students' knowledge and understanding of the research process, research methodologies and research methods.

Course content

Relationship between knowledge, research and evidence-based nursing / midwifery practice; nature of research and research process; research terminology; qualitative and quantitative research methods; alternative approaches to research (including mixed method and systematic reviews); identifying a research problem; process of literature review; approaches to critical literature reviews; research data analysis; ethical issues and conduct; role of human research ethics committees.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Specific program
Program Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
IBNU NURS 2033 Experiential Learning Activity: Acute Care Practicum 3

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Seminar 1 hour x 8 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 8 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Online - x 8 weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Seminar 1 hour x 8 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 8 weeks
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
Online - x 8 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Assignment 2000 words 45% -
Assignment 2500 words 55% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Assignment 2000 words 45% -
Assignment 2500 words 55% -
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Assignment 2000 words 45% -
Assignment 2500 words 55% -
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
Assignment 2000 words 45% -
Assignment 2500 words 55% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Nursing and Midwifery
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Degrees this course is offered in

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