Evidence Review

OCC80055 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • Three week block

Contact hours

  • 48 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


HB8  HE Block 8

31 Oct 22 - 11 Dec 22

23 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
31 Oct 22

11 Nov 22

Last withdraw without fail:
25 Nov 22


OCC80030 Enabling Participation: Children
OCC70015 Professional Practice 2

Aims and objectives

This unit enables students to search, appraise and integrate research evidence into clinical practice. Students learn to investigate, critically analyse, synthesize and communicate a body of evidence at a professional level, related to a clinical question of relevance to contemporary occupational therapy practice
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Construct a well-developed clinical question and apply advanced knowledge to undertake a comprehensive search of the literature using a range of data bases
2. Select relevant studies using professional judgement and apply established research appraisal skills to critically analyse the evidence
3. Produce an evidence-based practice report synthesising and communicating findings of the evidence review to a wider occupational therapy audience.

Courses with unit

Master of Occupational Therapy