NEXus Internet Course Exchange
 

Powered by WICHE-ICE

   Login

 

Back to List

 

COURSE DETAIL

NURS 702 Advanced Statistical Concepts for Nursing Research
Credit hours: 3 per Semester
Cluster: Research Methodology, Quantitative Research Methods and Statistical Analysis,Quantitative Research Methods,Statistical Analysis
http://bulletin.vcu.edu/azcourses/nurs/

 

Course Level: Doctoral

Course Type: PhD

IPE: No

Course Open to: PhD Students

Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University

Pre-requisites: none

Course Description: Presents advanced statistical methods and necessary statistical assumptions. Explains optimal modeling approaches for different data types and study designs. Data types: binary data, ordinal data, multinomial data, time-to-event data, longitudinal data, hierarchical data and multivariate data. Analytic methods discussed will include nominal, ordinal and multinomial logistic regression, Kaplin-Meier estimation, Cox proportional hazards model, mixed effects models, factor analysis, principal components, canonical correlation, classification and clustering.

 

Method of Instruction: asynchronous

Delivery Platform: Blackboard

Campus visits required: 0

Course Contact: Fonda Neal

email: fneal@vcu.edu

 

Tuition: $825/credit hour

 

Other considerations: Office hours are synchronous. In addition, the first day of the course is held in person at VCU School of Nursing and NEXus students can attend virtually, via Zoom.

 

Available Seats by Semester for this course:

 

SPRING 2018

Section: C02
Instructor:R. K. Elswick, Ph.D.
Seats:2
Credits: 3 / Semester



SPRING 2019

Section: C01
Instructor:R. K. Elswick, Ph.D.
Seats:2
Credits: 3 / Semester



SPRING 2017

Section: 001
Instructor:R. K. Elswick, PhD
Seats:2
Credits: 3 / Semester



Funding to develop this project was provided in part by the U.S. Department of Education's Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Copyright © 2006. All Rights Reserved