Public oral health 280

Module code POH 280
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

• Orientation to health sciences research
• Ethical consideration in the conduct of health sciences research
• An overview of the research process
• Selecting or identifying research problems
• The literature review
• Refining and defining the research question, formulating a hypothesis and
  preparing a research proposal
• Quantitative research
• Non-traditional and qualitative research designs
• Sampling
• Data collection and Data quality
• Data analysis
• Research reports and report evaluation

Module credits 15.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites GNK 286, GNK 289, GPS 280, FSG 270, MDB 270, IDE 270, ODO 270, PRD 270, ZUL 110, AFR 111
Contact time 1.5 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Community Dentistry
Period of presentation Year

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