Nursing Research

This course introduces the concepts, processes, and applications of nursing research. The research role of the nurse in decision making and clinical practice will be examined. Students will read and critique research on nursing practice and will discuss problems and challenges in conducting nursing research. Throughout the course, there will be opportunities to practice various aspects of the research process (thinking of research question, planning study designs, evaluating measurement methods). The student will develop a research proposal and complete a formal paper on the proposal. 8-week hybrid format.


Credit hours: 2.0

Prerequisites:

  • NU307 - Adaptation Nursing Applications
  • NU308 - Health Assessment

Additional Prerequisites / Conditions:

Course Rotation: Spring Fall

Last updated: 07/22/2019