Understanding Research in Practice (1203NRS)

Research is fundamental to the development of knowledge and practice in the health professions. Health professionals must be able to support, participate in, apply and evaluate research findings related to their practice. This course is designed to increase the student's knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research concepts and methodologies, which can be used to address research questions relevant to the health professions. Emphasis is on understanding and critiquing core research concepts.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

2021 Band 1

Usually available

Offered Only in Odd YearsOffshore Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables


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Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020
Restriction: Student must be in program 1251 Bachelor of Nursing (Offshore)

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Class Availability When Where Notes
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Class (41628) Open Weeks 1 - 4, Mid-Trimester Break, 5 - 12 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.