HSMW713 – Rangahau and Research Methods for Midwifery
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Rangahau and Research Methods for Midwifery
To advance understanding of selected rangahau and research methods and concepts.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- 1. Critically analyse similarities and differences between rangahau, common qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research methodologies.
2. Analyse rangahau and common qualitative/ quantitative research methodologies and design issues.
3. Evaluate ethical considerations pertaining to rangahau and human research.
4. Develop a research question and testable hypothesis (if appropriate) relevant to midwifery based on critical appraisal of academic literature.
5. Critically appraise relevant research literature.
- ? Rangahau worldview and methods
? Quantitative research methods
? Qualitative research methods
? Mixed methods research
? An ethical approach to study design
? Ethical application process
? Review and advanced critical appraisal of literature
? Designing a research question and appropriate study method
? Critical appraisal skills
? Application of evidence to midwifery practice
- Assessment Criteria
- The portfolio is comprised of multiple components.
Students need to provide evidence against all learning outcomes, and gain an overall mark of 50% to pass this module.
- Teaching and Learning Strategy
- May include: Project-based Learning; Flipped Classroom; Blended Learning; Work-integrated Learning; Inclusive Practices.
Methods may include workshops and practical classes, tutorials, case-based learning, inquiry-based learning, group activities & discussion, supported online learning, e-portfolio, practice simulation.