NOC:Health Research Fundamentals


Lecture 1 - Introduction to Health Research


Lecture 2 - Formulating research question, hypothesis and objectives


Lecture 3 - Literature review


Lecture 4 - Measurement of disease frequency


Lecture 5 - Descriptive study designs


Lecture 6 - Analytical study designs


Lecture 7 - Experimental study designs: Clinical trials


Lecture 8 - Validity of epidemiological studies


Lecture 9 - Qualitative research methods: An overview


Lecture 10 - Measurement of study variables


Lecture 11 - Sampling methods


Lecture 12 - Calculating sample size and power


Lecture 13 - Selection of study population


Lecture 14 - Study plan and project management


Lecture 15 - Designing data collection tools


Lecture 16 - Principles of data collection


Lecture 17 - Data management


Lecture 18 - Overview of data analysis


Lecture 19 - Ethical framework for health research


Lecture 20 - Conducting clinical trials


Lecture 21 - Preparing a concept paper for research projects


Lecture 22 - Elements of a protocol for research studies