Pharmacy Research Project (Part B)
|Course code PHAR4103B||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
This course is Part B of a multi-term sequence. Part A must also be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence.
Students will continue an individual supervised research project from Pharmacy Research Project (Part A), incorporating self-directed learning, with assistance from their supervisor. Projects will address a health sciences related research question. Students will use evidence-based techniques to test their hypothesis from Pharmacy Research Project (Part A). Students will critically appraise the topic using published literature.
Not available in 2015
|Objectives||As a result of successfully completing this course, students should be able to: |
1. Develop a research question.
2. Critically appraise the literature related to the research question.
3. Demonstrate the application of research strategies.
4. Collect data appropriately.
5. Analyse and interpret data.
6. Demonstrate advanced oral and written communication skills including the presentation of a research report.
|Content||1. Planning a research question. |
2. Critically appraising the literature.
3. Developing a testable hypothesis.
4. Designing a study and selecting a research method.
5. Obtaining ethics approval (if required).
6. Managing a research project.
7. Presenting research results.
|Assumed Knowledge||PHAR3204 Research Methodology and Health Technology Assessment and PHAR4103A Pharmacy Research Project (Part A)|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Individual Supervision|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Student Projects: for 10 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks|
Seminar: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks