NURS 7415 Conceptual Basis for Advanced Practice Nursing (Fall/Spring: 3 )
The focus of this course is the development of knowledge as the basis for advanced practice nursing. Philosophical, conceptual, and theoretical perspectives of leaders and scholars from nursing and related fields are surveyed and critiqued. Opportunities are provided to explore and evaluate key issues such as levels of theory development, the domain of clinical judgement, and language and information technology. Emphasis is on knowledge-based quality improvements within various systems and environments that affect health care. Theories and models related to organizational change and health policy are applied.
Instructor(s): The Department
Last Updated: 17-Mar-16