Course Description for Introduction to Nursing Science

NUR3166: Introduction to Nursing Science
v. 2-3
Prerequisite:  NUR 3028L, NUR 3065L, NUR3619, and NUR 3128
Co-requisite: NUR 3531C, NUR 3219C, and NUR 3825
Description: This course includes information related to research and evidence-based practice processes. The focus is on a brief the history of nursing science, sources of clinical nursing problems, and components of primary research reports. Emphasis is on skill development in searching and sorting evidence for rapid critical appraisal toward integrating research evidence into best practices.