Courses, Reading List and Resources

Click on the links below to view the courses, recommended reading list and resources for Research and Development.


  • Courses

    Please note that direct links to courses and programmes are not available as these are subject to change.

    Clinical Education Centre
    Open University
    Queens University Belfast
    University of Ulster

  • Recommended Reading List
    • Bettany-saltikov, J. (2012). How to do a systematic literature review in nursing: A step-by-step guide: A Step-By-Step Guide, England, Open University Press. ISBN-10: 0335242278.
    • Bowling, A. (2014). Research Methods In Health: Investigating Health And Health Services, 4th edn. New York, Open University Press. ISBN-10: 0335262740.
    • Curtis, E. & Drennan, J. (2013). Quantitative Health Research:: Issues And Methods, New York, Open University Press. ISBN-10: 0335245730.
    • Gerrish, K. & Lathlean, J. (2015). The Research Process in Nursing, 7th edn. United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons. ISBN-10: 1118522583.
    • Moule, P. (2013). Nursing Research, 2nd edn. London, Sage Publications Ltd. ISBN-10: 1446240991.
    • Parahoo, K. (2014). Nursing Research: Principles, Process and Issues, 3rd edn. England, Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN-10: 113728126X.
    • Polit, F.  & Beck, C.T. (2013). Essentials of Nursing Research: Appraising Evidence for Nursing Practice, 8th edn. USA, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. ISBN-10: 1451176805.
  • Resources