January 2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
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January 2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 560 - Research Methods and Evidence-Based Practice

This course will teach research methods and designs, knowledge-based research techniques, evidence-based practice, outcome evaluation, and evaluation of research processes. Grant writing and national guidelines regarding human subject research will be covered. Students will be exposed to the critique of qualitative and quantitative research methods. Ethical issues in research and the value of nursing and healthcare research will be critically explored. In addition, students will be able to develop a research proposal or carry out a utilization review project. 3.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 45.00 Prerequisite: MA 320 or equivalent. Corequisite: None