NU 702 Research II: Quality Improvement & Implementation: 3 semester hours
This course builds on previously studied research methods and explores advanced research designs. Statistical procedures appropriate for the study designs will be applied. Methodological designs examining measurement, measurement error and instrumentation related to developing, adapting, and selecting instruments will be explored. Evidence based practice, change management, and systems thinking will be integrated with concepts of process improvement and quality improvement while designing an evidence based advanced clinical practice project. Prerequisite: MSN less than 5 years ago or NU 500, NU 505, and NU 701.