Module Catalogues

Methods for Analysing Public Health IV: Working in the Field: Data

Module Title Methods for Analysing Public Health IV: Working in the Field: Data
Module Level Level 2
Module Credits 5.00

Aims and Fit of Module

This aim of this module is to introduce students to fieldwork in public health and provide the opportunity to conduct and analyse their own research in a health care setting.

Learning outcomes

A Employ basic public health research in a health care setting.
B Demonstrate the use of core public health research principles in the field.
C Appropriately examine and interpret research findings.
D Appraise findings and formulate the conclusions of this research.

Method of teaching and learning

Students will conduct the research in a health care setting, as accepted by the particular setting. In this manner students are making the most of their opportunity for learning for the XJTLU required work placement. Lectures, lab sessions and supervisory sessions will assist the student in conducting the research, analysing the data and interpreting their findings.