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NURS 725. Synthesis and Emerging Trends in Scientific Inquiry. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: NURS 720 and NURS 721, or NURS 731 and NURS 732, or permission of instructor. This course explores emerging trends in different areas of scientific inquiry to help students develop their understanding of the current and evolving research environment. Designed to synthesize the current state of the science and apply it to the student’s area of research. In addition, the student will apply approaches to incorporating emerging trends into an individualized research program and strategic career development.