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This unit is only available to students enrolled in H355 Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
|Unit chair:||M Courtney (S)|
|Contact hours:||1 x 1 hour online learning session and 1 x 2 hour workshop per week|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
In this unit students will be introduced to the fundamentals of research design, methods and approaches. It builds on previous learning in HBS108 to enable the research of occupational performance issues. It covers qualitative, quantitative and critical methods; developing research proposals; understanding environmental contexts in which research occurs; occupational performance issues in a research framework. Topics to be addressed include: formulating research questions, understanding research methods and design, collecting and generating data, analysis of statistics, outcomes, evidence and reporting; collaborative and participatory approaches to research. Teaching methods will include self-directed learning activities and scenario-based learning workshops.
4 online quizzes 10%, literature critique (1000 words) 30%, preparation of a research proposal (2200 words) 60%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.