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Qualitative Research Methods in Health - HSBH3019

Year - 2018

This unit of study has three aims: to build on core units of study offered in First Year and Second Year to provide critical appraisal skills in reading and utilising qualitative research related to health behaviour and health care; to understand the theoretical orientation of contemporary qualitative health research methods; and to develop skills in undertaking qualitative research methods. With a focus on applying critical and theoretical knowledge, the unit has a practical orientation and students will gain experience in techniques of observation, document analysis, in-depth interviewing and focus group interviews.

Classes
1x2-hr Workshop/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
750wd research report (20%),2000wd research report (50%) and end semester take-home exam (30%)

Pre-requisites

HSBH1006 and (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007) and HSBH1008 and HSBH1009

Prohibitions

SCLG2602 or BACH4056

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Jennifer Smith-Merry
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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