Evidence & Inquiry 1

    Course details

    • Code: HLTH.7102
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Health Studies
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Related programmes Graduate Diploma in Health Studies;

Course Aim

Develop the capacity to critique current research, and debate the relevance of research to evidence-based practice.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Compare and contrast a range of research methodologies and deliberate the benefits and limitations  of each. In addition, consider in which research context would each methodology be appropriate.
  2. Reflect on the relevance of ethical, cultural, social and moral implications as a requirement in research inquiry.
  3. Evaluate evidence based research and critically analyse its relevance as well as its application to a practice context.
  4. Use academic process to effectively critique research.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017