Apr 23, 2024  
ACE Catalog - Volume 20 
    
ACE Catalog - Volume 20 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NUR5023 - Advanced Nursing Research and Practice I

Credits: 3
In this course, the student examines multiple theories from nursing and related fields to explore value and application to research and evidence based practice. Specifically, the course explores the use of theory in the design of research and development of nursing knowledge.

Knowledge and skills to critique quantitative research studies are developed. Emphasis is placed on applying four criteria for critique: construct validity, internal validity, statistical conclusion validity, and external validity. Students focus on principles of evidence-based practice and synthesize the evidence from studies and arrive at a conclusion.  Pre-requisite(s): 21 semester credits of BSN coursework.