University of Technology Sydney

92568 Evidence-based Practice for Health Professionals

6cp; Lecture (1hr, recorded, online); On-campus tutorial (1.5hrs, fortnightly); Online tutorial (1hr, fortnightly)
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject aims to provide underpinning knowledge and skills required for evidence-based practice in health sciences. It provides an interactive forum for students to develop lifelong learning skills and critical thinking. Students are introduced to the principles of evidence-based practice through individual and collaborative learning opportunities, develop skills to access the best available evidence and critically appraise different levels of evidence for validity and usefulness. These skills are central to the making of informed decision and delivery of the highest quality possible health care.

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