AHS 494 RMH - Special Topics - Research Methods in Health Sci
Lecture courses in topics of current interest; specific subject matter will be announced in the Class Schedule. Course Information: 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 1 to 4 graduate hours. Approved for Letter and S/U grading. May be repeated up to 12 hours if topics vary. Prerequisite: See Class Schedule for section requirements.
Students in this course will perform the following: review the history, importance, and challenges of research in advancing health science, examine a range of quantitative and qualitative research approaches, identify the components and models of evaluation, examine the role of inductive and deductive reasoning in research, review descriptive and inferential statistical procedures, review popular statistical packages for computer analyses, explore the use of research to inform evidence-based practice and policy, examine ethical values and practices relevant to research practice, and consider the critical role of culture in research.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate