Scholarly Inquiry in Nursing
|Hours||3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab|
|Prerequisites||Courses in Nursing Semester 2.|
|Note||Completion of both Nurs 320 and 339 fulfills GE Advanced Written and Oral Communication.|
|Programs||Containing NURS 320|
The Research Process
Describe the basic elements of the research process.
Appropriate use of writing skills.
Write clearly, focus on a well-defined purpose, use APA conventions of structure, and adopt a voice, tone, and level of formality suited to the audience.
Communication through a productive writing process.
Demonstrate productive writing processes, which includes organizing content to enhance logical flow of ideas; revising; editing grammar, word usage, spelling, and punctuation; proofreading; seeking and using peer review; and properly citing sources to avoid plagiarism.
Knowledge of the application of EBP to nursing practice.
Critically appraise published research for strength of evidence and potential contribution to clinical practice.
Appropriately communicate in original written and oral forms
Synthesize information from current evidence and disseminate through original written and oral communication.