75:654 Quantitative Health Research Methods [Baxter]

Prerequisite: Admission to the MPN program.

The focus of this course is to provide students with the theoretical background, methodological, and practical skills to engage in quantitative research. In this course, students will develop knowledge and skills in the processes of quantitative research from question development to analysis of findings. Ethical guidelines for quantitative research will be discussed. Students will explore quantitative research methods to understand and apply approaches to specific research questions. Students will demonstrate capacity to use analysis software to conduct data analysis and interpret results. Methods for presentations of quantitative findings will also be discussed.

Online course, one term.

Instructor: Catherine Baxter