cod. PC19771

Academic year 2023/24
3° year of course - First semester
Pierangela POMPINI
Academic discipline
Sistemi di elaborazione delle informazioni (ING-INF/05)
Scienze interdisciplinari
Type of training activity
10 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
course unit

Integrated course unit module: RESEARCH METHODS AND EBN

Learning objectives

The teaching is part of the Integrated Course of Research Methodology and EBN (Evidence Based Nursing).
The course aims to provide the student with the essential elements of methodology and statistics useful for nursing research.
The aim is also to achieve the ability to use the knowledge and understanding acquired in the preparation of the degree thesis and, subsequently, for the conduct of a professional activity based on "Evidence based nursing".
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student must demonstrate that they have acquired basic knowledge of epidemiology and medical statistics.
Furthermore, by applying the knowledge and understanding acquired, the student will have to be able to set up the work of preparing the degree thesis.


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Course unit content

The course deal with elements of epidemiology and statistics useful for reading scientific articles and reports and for planning research work.

Full programme

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• G. Lo Biondo-Wood, J. Haber, Metodologia della riceca infermieristica, quinta edizione, Mc Graw-Hill Milano
• P. Chiari, D. Mosci, E. Naldi, Evidence-Based Clinical Practice, Seconda edizione Mc Graw-Hill. Milano
• C. Signorelli, Elementi di metodologia epidemiologica, quinta edizione Società editrice Universo, Roma
• E. Bottarelli «Quaderno di epidemiologia veterinaria»

Teaching methods

Lectures with the use of audiovisual aids and classroom discussion

Assessment methods and criteria

Test with multiple choice closed questions

Other information

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