Prerequisites: 62:171 or 82:250 or 90/12:294 or permission of Instructor.

This course provides an overview of scientific research methods in professional practice. The course focuses on the acquisition of concepts relevant to the critical appraisal of nursing research studies from a broad range of practice perspectives. The course facilitates the utilization of research findings in professional practice and the development of the student's ability to participate in research. (formerly 69:391)

Cross-registered with (Psychiatric Nursing) 69:457.

3 lecture hours per term, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 71:457 in the BU Course Transfer Database.