(LO1) Generate, formulate and evaluate critically a structured investigation of a heathcare topic, related to the students professional discipline.
(LO2) Undertake and present a critical review of the literature evidencing in-depth knowledge and understanding of the topic area.
(LO3) Prepare and evaluate critically a written dissertation proposal.
(LO4) Apply an appropriate method of inquiry and interpret the results or findings critically to inform the project outcome.
(LO5) Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and understanding of ethical and data protection issues and apply these appropriately within their dissertation project.
(LO6) Appraise critically the implications of the project for professional practice.
(LO7) Present a critical review of the project findings which demonstrates the student's ability to communicate the project content effectively in the form of a Masters level dissertation.
(S1) Problem solving skills
(S2) Organisational skills
(S3) Communication skills
(S4) IT skills
(S5) Ethical awareness