HSN740 - Research for Evidence Based Dietetic Practice


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Semester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in H718



HSN744, HSN754

Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Teaching intensive in the first week of the unit comprising 3 hour lectures over a 4 day period. 1 x 2 hour seminar/ tutorial per week for the remainder of the unit.


This unit has mandatory on campus attendance requirements, therefore students must be in Australia when enrolled in this unit.


This unit will equip students to understand research in nutrition and dietetics and to critically appraise scientific literature in order to make informed decisions about evidence-based practice. Topic covered in this unit include literature review, critical appraisal, research study designs, interpreting statistics and presentation skills.

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