course-details-portlet

HM502213 - Research methods, design and science theory for the master in advanced clinical nursing - the critically ill

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 4 hours

Course content

Topic 1: The health care professions and their scientific frameworks.
- Historical and philosophical perspectives regarding health care professions
- Caring theories
- Evidence based practice

Topic 2: The scientists ethical and legal responsibilities.
- The scientists ethical and legal responsibility
- Principles of research ethics, ethical science guidelines, access to the use of personal information

Topic 3: Research methods.
- Research design
- Different qualitative research traditions
- Generating data in qualitative research
- Analyzing qualitative data
- Quantitative research methods
- Methods for collecting data with regard to quantitative research
- Analyzing quantitative data
- Triangulation/mixed methods
- Reliability, validity and validation
- Credibility in research

Learning outcome

Learning outcome - Knowledge:
- has advanced knowledge on research design
- understands what kind of knowledge can be generated through different research methods
- has knowledge on different methods of collecting and generating data
- research ethics

Learning outcome - Skills:
-has the competence to select relevant methods for different purposes regarding professional research and development
- can perform data processing and data analysis

Learning outcome - Competence:
- has the competence to use relevant methods to carry out research and development projects
- has the competence to use and adjust scientific methods in regard to clinical practice
- can carry out research- and developmental projects in accordance with current ethical and legal guidelines

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogiske metoder:
- A variety of teaching methods will be applied in this course.
- The main activities will be lectures, students studying / working with assessments individually and in groups.
- in addition to students and teachers working together in the data laboratories. 

Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
None

Further on evaluation

Individual exam, 6 hours duration.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Advanced Clinical Nursing - the Critically ill (870AKS)
Advanced Clinical Nursing - the Critically ill (871AKD)

Required previous knowledge

Completed and passed subjects 1, 2, 3 and 4 (60 credits)

More on the course

No

Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Health Science
Contact information

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-12-09

Submission 2020-12-09

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Home examination 100/100 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

More on examinations at NTNU