NRSG 475 Introduction to Research for RNs (4 cr.)
Pre-requisite: NRSG 315, NRSG 355
This course is designed to prepare practicing nurses in research principles,
knowledge of methods and their appraisal, and the integration of research in nursing practice.
The innovation-decision process of step-wise learning is utilized supported by critical thinking
exercises, peer presentations and discussions, group collaboration, and development of a research
proposal. This course includes four credit hours of theory (60 clock-hours), and meets the
requirement for a written communication course