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NRSG 940 Knowledge and Theory Development in Nursing Science
Credit hours: 3 per Semester
Cluster: Nursing Knowledge Development: Theory, Philosophy and Science,


Course Level: Doctoral

Course Type: PhD


Course Open to: PhD Students

Institution:University of Kansas

Pre-requisites: Informatics and Technology Applications or consent of instructor.

Course Description: The philosophical, ethical, socio-cultural, economic, and political forces that shaped the historical course of nursing science are examined. Philosophical and scientific foundations of knowledge development in nursing science are explored. Conceptual and grand theoretical development and analysis strategies are practiced. Integration of theory, research, and practice knowledge development in nursing science is emphasized.


Method of Instruction: Online - some synchronous activities involved

Delivery Platform: Blackboard

Campus visits required: None

Course Contact: Katharine Agnew



Tuition: NEXus Common Price


Other considerations: .


Available Seats by Semester for this course:


FALL 2016

Section: 16247
Instructor:Jill Peltzer
Credits: 3 / Semester

No classes: 09/05/16, 10/08-10/11, 11/23-11/25

FALL 2017

Section: 1002
Instructor:Jill Peltzer
Credits: 3 / Semester

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and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
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