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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 5200

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
170012

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 3)

Second Semester
(Study Period 6)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance

Course aim

To provide students with the knowledge and practical skills required for designing, planning and managing health research and associated data.

Course content

The course will provide students with knowledge and practical skills related to health research planning and data management. It will include the introduction to the principles of research, formulating research proposal, quantitative and qualitative data collection methods, accessing publicly available data, sampling and sample size considerations, ethics, health data description and management using an appropriate statistical package.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST (INTENSIVE)
Online (Activities) 30 hours x over 6 weeks
Computer Practical 2.5 hours x 6 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
External (Online Activities) 45 hours x over 6 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 (INTENSIVE)
Quiz - 40% 60 minutes
Assignment 2000 words 60% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
Quiz - 40% 60 minutes
Assignment 2000 words 60% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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

UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance

Degrees this course is offered in

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