PUBH 563S. RESEARCH, BIOSTATISTICS AND OTHER WAYS OF ‘KNOWING’. 3 Credits.
This course begins with an introduction to differing research paradigms, before moving on to discuss the important issue of ethics in research. The course then concentrates on biostatistics. This approach is subsequently critiqued and alternative more qualitative and participatory approaches are examined. A critical approach is adopted to explore all of the paradigms presented.