2021-2022 Catalog

NUR 325 Introduction to Nursing Research

This is an introductory nursing research course in which the student is seen as a consumer of research. Fundamentals of research methods are studied, and published nursing research findings are reviewed and critiqued for use in practice. Students will explore the qualities of evidence-based practice and how informatics facilitates the process of knowledge acquisition. The role of integrity, accountability, and respect are stressed as key professional values in the pursuit of core knowledge. The opportunity to identify the scientific evidence underlying selected core nursing technologies will be examined, in addition to critiquing nursing research articles. Two classroom hours per week.




Admission to the RN to BSN program


PSY 205


Fall and Spring