Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|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:|| - |
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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Nossal Institute for Global Health
Alan Gilbert Building
Level 4, 161 Barry Street
Carlton VIC 3010
Phone: +61 3 83440912
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
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: |
Master of Development Studies (Gender & Development) |
Master of Development Studies(CWT)
Master of Public Health
Global Health |
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