University of Technology Sydney

92612 Research in Health

6cp; 3 x 7hrs (workshops, on campus), 8-10hpw (independent online study and participation in online activities)
Requisite(s): 24 credit points of completed study in any course AND 92790 Evidence for Informing Practice
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 92972 Health Care Research Methodology



This subject is the second of two sequential subjects that provide a capstone experience within the degree. It builds on the aims of the research question developed in 92790 Evidence for Informing Practice. Students completing this subject develop an understanding and appreciation of the multiple ways through which knowledge is generated.

In this subject, students select a research topic and gain experience in developing an independent original research proposal. Students translate findings from their literature review in 92790 or equivalent prior work in developing a proposal that reflects methodological quality, rigor and feasibility, and highlights implications for practice or policy.

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Autumn session, City campus

Spring session, City campus

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