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Yu-Fang Li
NMETH 590
Seattle Campus

Special Topics in Nursing Research

Examination of a specific research method, with evaluation of appropriateness, efficiency, rigor of measurement, and potential for inference for nursing research. Prerequisite: minimum of 5 credits of basic nursing research methodology at graduate level and permission of instructor.

Class description

This course is part of the NMETH 590 Special Topics in Nursing Research Series: "Examination of a specific research method, with evaluation of appropriateness, efficiency, rigor of measurement, and potential for inference of nursing research." This course covers an introduction to the concepts and application of data management strategies. Students will use SPSS to conduct data management tasks and statistical analysis on research data sets.

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Credit will be awarded on the basis of class participation, successful completion of classroom tasks and assigned homework.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Yu-Fang Li
Date: 06/06/2007