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NURS 797. Practicum in Nursing Research. 1-3 Hours.

Semester course; 1-3 practicum hours (45-135 clinical/lab hours). 1-3 credits (1-3 clinical lab credits). May be repeated. Prerequisite: NURS 700 or permission of instructor. Enrollment restricted to students admitted to a doctoral program and by permission of instructor. This course focuses on the development of skills and techniques for the conduct of research through active participation in either an ongoing faculty research project or an element of the student’s research area. The practicum is structured individually through discussion with the supervising faculty member. Emphasis is on the practical application of research skills and growth in knowledge related to the conduct of research. Graded as Pass/Fail.