University of Technology Sydney

92054 Research and Statistics for Sport and Exercise

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This subject assumes knowledge of fundamentals of research and scientific method contextualised to sport and exercise. It covers two areas: 1) conceptual and theoretical approaches to scientific inquiry, and 2) fundamentals of research methods. The first of these (two modules) addresses the nature of research and science, ethical implications and provides basic knowledge on critical thinking and logic. The second part (one module) covers the basics of research designs and fundamental concepts of statistics, including assessment of risk of bias.

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Autumn session, City campus

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