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2014 CNA450 Understanding Nursing Research

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Available as a Student Elective: No

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OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
CNA450 H,L,R,V

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 24-FEB-2014 23-MAR-2014 14-APR-2014 30-MAY-2014
Sem 1 L On Campus 24-FEB-2014 23-MAR-2014 14-APR-2014 30-MAY-2014
Sem 1 R On Campus 24-FEB-2014 23-MAR-2014 14-APR-2014 30-MAY-2014
Sem 1 V On Campus 24-FEB-2014 23-MAR-2014 14-APR-2014 30-MAY-2014

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2014 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2014 will be available from the 1st October 2013.

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DESCRIPTION

Understanding Nursing Research equips students with the skills and knowledge required to complete a rigorous research study. Students will explore different approaches to research and gain an understanding of the strengths and limitations of a variety of research methods. They will develop the ability to identify, critique and document the evidence base relevant to their chosen research area and through this process, identify researchable issues and questions.

WEIGHT: 25%

ASSESSMENT:

One 15 minute Seminar and a 3500 - 4000 word Literature Review

TEACHING PATTERN: 2x 1 day Intensive workshops, peer group seminars.

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H,L,V,R
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Resource supported teaching & learning - R
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
   Video conferencing - H,L,V,R
A live video link between campuses is used for at least some teaching in this unit
About Flexible Study Options

TEXTS
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Damhnat McCann

FEES
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KEY

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