Introduction to the Research Approach in Nursing

Course Number: NURS 257
Credit(s): 3
Prerequisite(s): NURS 152 and STATS 250 (concurrent)

Building on earlier content in critical thinking and the scientific process, this course will expand students' knowledge by providing an introduction to the research methodology essential to providing evidence based nursing care. Thus, consistent with professional standards, students will become consumers of research who critically evaluate and base their nursing care on evidence.