Research and Evidence-Based Practice C

DET80002 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 27 hours + Blended

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

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

26 Feb 24 - 26 May 24

2 Jul 24

Last self enrolment:
10 Mar 24

31 Mar 24

Last withdraw without fail:
12 Apr 24

Aims and objectives

This unit will enable students to develop their research skills. Students will be involved in undertaking research design, planning, data collection and analysis as part of their Professional Placement. They will be required to produce a written report and present their findings.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
  • Demonstrate research implementation skills, including data collection and data management.
  • Analyse data using appropriate quantitative and qualitative analytical methods and interpret the findings.
  • Reflect on research implementation limitations and respond and adapt appropriately to optimise data quality.
  • Present research data in varied media formats to optimise research data dissemination.
  • Demonstrate research collaboration skills.

Courses with unit

Master of Dietetics