|Student Contribution Band:||Band 1|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Available to level 1 students enrolled in the BNSc.
This subject introduces concepts of evidence based practice and research. Students will develop and consolidate knowledge and skills in identifying and sourcing evidence for their practice. Various sources of evidence for practice including the library, electronic databases and Internet will be investigated. The traditions of quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research will be introduced, with a focus on the language of research. Translating evidence to inform practice will be discussed. From this learning, students can begin the preparation for nursing practice in a world where health care services are influenced by various factors, dynamic and constantly changing.
|Study Period 2, External|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coord/Lect:||Mr Alan Ramsay.|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); (40%); (10%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Examinations may be scheduled outside regular university examination period refer to Clinical Ladder.|
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