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Critical analysis of primary research papers that use quantitative and qualitative methodologies. Written reports and poster presentation.
|Paper title||Literature Analysis|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (1 February 2021 - 11 June 2021) (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$841.80|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,310.70|
- RADT 212
- Limited to
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
Convenor: Peter Larsen
- Greenhalgh, T. (2014). How to read a paper: the basics of evidence-based medicine. (5th Ed.). John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, UK.
- Liamputtong, P. (2012). Qualitative Research Methods. (4th Edition). Oxford University Press, Australia & New Zealand
- Liamputtong, P. (2010) (Ed.). Research Methods in Health: Foundations for evidence-based practice. Oxford University Press, Melbourne
- Peat, J. (2001). Health Science Research. A Handbook of Quantitative Methods. Allen & Unwin, Australia
- Wright-St Clair, V., Reid, D., Shaw, S., Ramsbotham, S. (Eds.). (2014). Evidence-based health practice. Oxford University Press: Australia & New Zealand
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
On completion of this paper the successful student will be able to:
- formulate research questions in the field of radiation therapy,
- competently analyse and report on primary research papers addressing a research question in a radiation therapy setting,
- synthesise multiple primary research papers into a cohesive framework demonstrating understanding of multiple sources,
- demonstrate understanding of application of research findings to the clinical setting.