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NURS 9701 Epistemology: Historical and Contemporary Influences on Knowledge Development in Nursing (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course examines the historical and contemporary influences on knowledge development in nursing. The focus is on multiple ways of knowing and developing knowledge. The role of theory, constructs, and concepts in guiding research questions and methods are emphasized. Experience is provided in concept analysis and theory derivation. Multi-disciplinary perspectives and the way in which they inform nursing research are explored.

Instructor(s): Sr. Callista Roy

Prerequisites: Enrollment in Nursing PhD program or permission of the Teacher of Record (TOR).

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17