Course Title: Research and apply evidence to practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5365 Diploma of Nursing

Course Title: Research and apply evidence to practice

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 65

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GEDU6100C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019,
Term1 2021

GEDU6101C

Bundoora Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019,
Term1 2020,
Term1 2021

Course Contact: Rosemarie Russell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 7478

Course Contact Email: rosemarie.russell@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to establish the information need, gather information and critically analyse the information for relevance to own work.

 

This course applies to health and community service workers who need to research existinginformation to support and improve their work practice. It does not cover primary research.

 

This course includes a Work Integrated Learning experience in which your knowledge and skills will be applied and assessed in a real or simulated workplace context and where feedback from industry and/or community is integral to your experience.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit of competency 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCPOL003 Research and apply evidence to practice

Elements:

1. Plan information gathering activities

2. Gather information

3. Analyse information

4. Use information in practice


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written, oral, practical tasks and activities.

 

You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals