Students undertaking this subject will develop their capacity to appreciate the importance of nursing and midwifery research to inform practice and health care. The significance of being able to appraise research and apply it to practice is highlighted. This subject focuses on developing a fundamental understanding of the research process, research designs, and major data collection and analytical methods. Skills necessary to understand published research are introduced. It includes ethical and cultural considerations to research, how to critique the literature and how to inform and change practice based on evidence.
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health
Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing course and Bachelor of Nursing - Graduate Diploma of Clinical Practice (Paramedic).
NRS313 or NRS193
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.