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Fall 2016 Course Offerings
NSG 840-001 Special Topics - Chronic Health Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 840-002 Special Topics - Acute Health Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 840-003 Special Topics - Lifespan Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 900 Doctoral Dissertation J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Research performed under the direction and supervision of the respective student's faculty committee and resulting in a dissertation that meets the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 910 Theory and Philosophy of Nursing Mona Wicks
Start date:  2016-08-01    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  4
This course focuses upon the development of nursing science and epistemology in the western world. Philosophical approaches to the development and advancement of nursing science are examined in the context of current and historical periods. Theories and concepts from nursing and other disciplines are critiqued. (online, lecture)
NSG 919 Nursing Science Seminar Anne Alexandrov
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Every other week for 1.5 hrs each Credit:  1
A seminar with student and faculty participation that focuses on current topics such as issues, trends, and research in nursing and nursing care delivery. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 960 Directed Study J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2016-08-15    End date:  2016-12-16
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
A course designed to provide the doctoral student with the opportunity to undertake additional guided study, research, and/or clinical experience in an area of the student's choice under faculty supervision. (didactic, lecture)
Spring 2017 Course Offerings
NSG 840-001 Special Topics - Chronic Health Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-03    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 840-002 Special Topics - Acute Health Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-03    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 840-003 Special Topics - Lifespan Issues J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-03    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Directed readings or special course in topics of current interest. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 900 Doctoral Dissertation J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-09    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
Research performed under the direction and supervision of the respective student's faculty committee and resulting in a dissertation that meets the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 924 Scientific Dissemination Mona N Wicks
Start date:  2016-01-04    End date:  2016-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Once per week for 3 hrs Credit:  3
This seminar course prepares participants to write scholarly documents clearly and effectively for dissemination as refereed articles for scientific and lay audiences. Discussion will focus on strategies for effective writing, identification and development of a topic, selecting a journal and using author guidelines, finding and documenting sources, the submission and revision process, legal and ethical issues, organization and time management, and the effective use of tables, graphs, and figures. Faculty will introduce students to a variety of Web-based and print resources to support writing skills development. (didactic, lecture)
NSG 925 Mixed Methods Research J Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-09    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  3
This 3 credit course is designed to provide the graduate student with an overview of mixed methods research by building on the student?s existing knowledge and experience with quantitative and qualitative research. Mixed methods research involves collection and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data and the integration of findings from both research approaches to increase understanding and corroboration. (hybrid, lecture)
NSG 960 Directed Study J. Carolyn Graff
Start date:  2017-01-09    End date:  2017-06-30
Time:     Place:     Duration:  Credit:  variable
A course designed to provide the doctoral student with the opportunity to undertake additional guided study, research, and/or clinical experience in an area of the student's choice under faculty supervision. (didactic, lecture)
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