(4)This course builds upon the research process and descriptive statistical analysis learning that students bring with them from their undergraduate nursing program and is a continuation of work begun in MSN 500. Emphasis is given to understanding both quantitative and qualitative methodologies which are linked to class assignments. Selected analysis programs are discussed. The research initiated in this course continues independently with the Project I/Project II/Project III courses. In-class sessions = 3 credit hours; Out-of-class assignments = 1 credit hour. Year One-Spring Semester.