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NURS 772. Qualitative Research. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. This course provides knowledge and skills for the design and implementation of qualitative health research and the management and analysis of qualitative data. The course analyzes various research designs for ability to generate scientifically rigorous findings related to nursing or health care. This course explores current challenges, debates and controversies in qualitative research.