The unit of study introduces students to key research paradigms in health, and to the major approaches to designing and evaluating research in health. Students will be introduced to key concepts of qualitative and quantitative methodology including research ethics, research design and research methods.
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
Group assessment (30%), written individual assignment (30%), 1x1.5-hr exam (40%)
Wilson, L. & Black, D. (2013). Health, science research/research methods HSBH1007 and BACH2410. Sydney: McGraw Hill.