This course consists of core units building on the foundation of specialist knowledge and skills, evidence-based practice, cultural safety and introductory research methods acquired during previous undergraduate studies. The units address foundation research concepts and encompass acquisition of knowledge and skills, critical thinking, decision making and complex problem solving required for higher level research studies.
You will undertake the course in partnership with an experienced midwife academic who will provide mentorship and an induction to research with a specific midwifery focus.
The course is delivered in online mode with mentoring and supervision sessions available face-to-face or via alternative technologies.
A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 80 credit points as detailed below. All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
||Compulsory Core unit totalling 20 credit points as listed below:
HEA413 Systematic Review Methodology (20 credit points)
||Research units totalling 60 credit points as detailed below:
HEA700 Systematic Review Project A (20 credit points)
HEA701 Systematic Review Project B (20 credit points)
HEA702 Systematic Review Project C (20 credit points)
There are no elective units available in this course.
||Total Credit Points
Students who commenced in or after 2013
The grade of "PC" cannot be counted towards a Bachelor of Honours AQF Level 8 course award.
Students should refer to the current Grading Policy and Common Course Rules for further information.