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Unit details

HPS707 - Applied Methodology

Year2015 unit information
Offering information:

Not offered 2015, next offered 2016

Enrolment modes:
Credit point(s):1
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in H750 Master of Psychology (Clinical) to enrol in this unit

Unit chair:

Jarrad Lum

Prerequisite:

HPS779

Incompatible with: HPS907
Contact hours:

3 hours per week

Content

This unit will focus on a variety of methodological approaches to research based upon the scientist-practitioner model of evidence-based practice. The course materials will review methods and statistical analyses with special reference to meta-analysis, clinical trials of psychological treatments, diagnostic accuracy of instruments and epidemiological studies. Students will be required to demonstrate their understanding of analyses appropriate to hypothesis testing, to run and interpret analyses, and to critically evaluate health issues and selected papers.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Examination (2 hours) 50%

Assessment task 2: Assignment (oral presentation and 1500 word report) 50%

Unit Fee Information

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