Theory, Method and Ethics in Research (NURS4020)


This unit of study focuses on the knowledge and skills required for the beginning nurse researcher. It examines research design and research methods, including various data collection and analysis techniques and ethical considerations in undertaking research. Students are also assisted in developing skills for presenting their research, including oral presentation skills. Students will undertake a seminar presentation related to their research topic and design.

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seminars, workshops


seminar presentation (100%)

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Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.