NURS-613: Nursing Research

3 credit hours

The quantitative and qualitative research process will be examined including ethics in research. Students will critically evaluate published research and analyze and debate current research issues. Appropriate data analysis techniques to answer research questions will also be presented. An emphasis will be placed on the critical examination of current research in the identification and dissemination of best practices for use in the advanced practice role.

Prerequisite: Graduate statistics course or at the discretion of the instructor (MSN program faculty)