University of Technology Sydney

92790 Evidence-based Practice

6cp; 3 × 3.5hr lectures, 3 x 3.5hr workshops, plus weekly independent online study and participation in online activities (including weekly online discussion board); research subject
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.



This subject expands students' understanding of and commitment to the development of evidence-based practice and helps them develop a broad base of current health care research. Students are introduced to the process of evidence-based practice and learn to critically appraise research evidence relevant to common health problems. Integration of research evidence into practice for the delivery of high-quality care is discussed and the current implementation models are introduced.

Note: This subject is the first subject of two sequential subjects that provide a capstone experience within the Master of Advanced Nursing and Master of Public Health programs.

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Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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