NURS 7106 Advancing Science
Credit hours: 2 per Semester
Cluster: Systems, Leadership, Informatics and Policy, Systems, Leadership, Informatics and Policy
Course Level: Doctoral
Course Type: PhD
Course Open to: all
Institution:University of Utah
Pre-requisites: instructor permission
Course Description: This course is designed to examine the current sociopolitical, economic, and technologic context for advancing knowledge. Participants will examine key public health problems and their relationship to the national research agenda and priorities. Participants will evaluate major paradigm shifts in society and discuss the influence of such shifts on the advancement of science including funding for research.
Method of Instruction: synchronous
Delivery Platform: Internet Video Conferencing
Campus visits required: none
Course Contact: Heather Clarkson
Other considerations: Students are required to use a wired internet connection to participate in class. Wifi is not allowed.
Available Seats by Semester for this course:
Credits: 2 / Semester
Schedule: 2:30 - 4:30, Tuesdays. (Note: Mountain Time Zone.) Students attend via web conferencing. The technology requires a huge amount of bandwidth so students are required to attend on a hard-wired internet connection. Wifi is not allowed.