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Short about study course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor: Lolita Cibule
Study type:Nepilna laika, Pilna laika
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Medicine
Language:Latvian
Study course description
Branch of science:Medicine
Study course description

Objective

Develop new skills and strengthen students' skills to perform research, to get ready them for scientific project to acquire degree of bachelor of science in health care, continue to develop the skills for discussions about importance of research for the development of rehabilitation and to use of research results in practice (evidence based practice).

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge and skills in biometry, research methodology, knowledge about assessment measures in rehabilitation and assessment of functioning based on ICF, knowledge about public health.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

As the result of study course student will deepen the knowledge of the research process, the knowledge of qualitative research (case study), a systematic review, as well as knowledge of the laws and regulations governing research activities in Latvia and at RSU.

Skills

As the result of study course student will be able to formulate and justify a research problem; prepare and defend the proposal for bachelor thesis; increase skills in a systematic search of the scientific literature and critical analysis of scientific publications in field; to look for scientific evidence to answer on clinical questions.

Competence

As the result of study course student will be able to practically apply the acquired knowledge and skills in critical analysis of scientific publications in the specialty, for independent research on a chosen topic and preparing a report on the study results (written report, presentation, poster).

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Audiologopaedics6Bachelor’sRequiredLolita Cibule, Jānis Vētra, Ingrīda Bolgzda, Anita Vētra, Evita Krasmane
Occupational Therapy6Bachelor’sRequiredLolita Cibule, Jānis Vētra, Ingrīda Bolgzda, Evita Krasmane
Physiotherapy6Bachelor’sRequiredLolita Cibule, Jānis Vētra, Ingrīda Bolgzda, Evita Krasmane
Orthotics and Prosthetics6Bachelor’sRequiredLolita Cibule
Nutrition6Bachelor’sRequiredLolita Cibule, Jānis Vētra, Ingrīda Bolgzda, Evita Krasmane
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy9Bachelor’sRequiredAnita Vētra, Ingrīda Bolgzda, Lolita Cibule
Nutrition7Bachelor’sRequiredIngrīda Bolgzda, Lolita Cibule