Foundations in Evidence Based Practice

As taught in Spring Semester 2010

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy

Foundations in Evidence Based Practice is a module taught on the Diploma/BSc in Nursing.

The module includes:

  • An introduction to evidence-based practice
  • The nature of evidence
  • An introduction to the research process
  • Reflective thinking and writing
  • Portfolio development skills
  • Searching/accessing information/literature
  • Summarising literature
  • Referencing literature sources
  • Reviewing literature
  • An introduction to law and ethics, and their links with evidence-based practice
  • An introduction to accountability and evidence-based practice

Suitable for: Undergraduate Level Year One Students