NS 812 - Research Design and Methods

This course will examine the relationships among nursing theory, research and practice. An emphasis is placed on research competencies for the master’s prepared professional nurse. The student will demonstrate knowledge of the research process, development of a researchable question, basic research designs, and research methodologies for the development of a research proposal applicable to nursing practice.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • GR 847 - Applied Statistics
  • NS 803 - Health Care Delivery Systems and Managed Care
  • NS 805 - Application and Evaluation of Theory in Nursing
  • NS 807 - Theories and Concepts of Advanced Practice Roles

Restrictions and Notes:

  • Prerequisites in addition to 3 credit hours of specialty courses.

Last updated: 03/17/2020