Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:February, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 30 hours of contact time during the five-day block. |
Total Time Commitment:
For each contact hour an additional three to four hours is expected in reading and self-directed learning.
|Prerequisites:|| - |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||-|
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Alan Gilbert Building
Level 4, 161 Barry Street
Carlton VIC 3010
Phone: +61 3 83440912
Fax: +61 3 83449130
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
This subject provides a comprehensive overview of applied research methods in global health, with a focus on developing country settings. Students will cover topics including: identification of research questions; qualitative, quantitative and mixed method approaches to research; ethical considerations; application and dissemination of research findings; and the development of research protocols.
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
1. Group Presentation Task (25%)
A set of readings will be available prior to the commencement of the subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||By participating in this subject, students will develop the following generic skills: |
|Notes:||SUBJECT QUOTA: 35|
Master of Development Studies (Gender & Development) |
Master of Development Studies(CWT)
International Health |
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