This unit examines the construction and nature of research data. It aims to facilitate the development of a working knowledge of research and evidence-based practice and their place in the health disciplines; with the emphasis on and its application to professional practice. This unit will also introduce the student to the process of critical inquiry. In addition, descriptive, empirical, critical and other research paradigms will be examined.
PRESCRIBED TEXT - evidence based practice across the health professions
Recommended Text - nursing and midwifery research