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Evidence Informed Health Practice

Undergraduate | CUR-BSC130 | 2024

Explore research in health science. You’ll learn how research uncovers evidence of better ways to prevent and treat disease. Get to know the ongoing process of using the current, best evidence to guide health care decisions.

Study method
100% online
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Enrol by
19 May 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

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Evidence Informed Health Practice

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. Explain an Evidence-Informed Practice framework.
    2. Interpret the findings of research.
    3. Discuss the trustworthiness of research.
    4. Define the role of different research designs and methodologies in evidence informed practice in the context of person centred care.
    5. Demonstrate communication of evidence appropriate to the audience.

Entry requirements


Applicants must be over the age of 16.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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