HSN715 - Understanding Human Nutrition Research Studies
|Year||2017 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
H511, H517 and H714 students: enrol via Cloud (online) mode.
H511, H517 and H714 students: Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
H748 students: 2 hour seminar every second week, starting in the first week of trimester.
Nutrition knowledge is continually changing and this provides challenges to those working in the field of nutrition with providing accurate information to individuals or groups. This unit will provide you with the skills to design and evaluate nutrition research studies. Topics to be covered in this unit include: research planning and dissemination; understanding research methodologies; designing, interpreting and critically analysing research studies including qualitative, quantitative and observational research designs, and; human research ethics principles.
Assessment task 1: Assignment (2000 words) 40%
Assessment task 2: Assignment (2000 words) 40%
Assessment task 3: Four Cloud (online) multiple choice tests: Total 20%
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