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NURS 7402 Dissertation Proposal Development
Credit hours: 2 per Quarter
Cluster: Scholarship and Writing,


Course Level: Doctoral

Course Type: PhD


Course Open to: PhD Students

Institution:University of Utah

Pre-requisites: Instructor Permission

Course Description: This is the second of a two course sequence related to writing the dissertation proposal. This focuses on the process of dissertation proposal development. Recognizing that students are in different phases in the dissertation proposal trajectory, the course provides an opportunity to synthesize the knowledge gained from prior course work and apply this knowledge to the student's area of inquiry. This course is designed to transition the student to independent dissertation work. To that end, the process of writing and implementing a dissertation will be discussed with all students. Prior to enrolling in this course students must have a well defined area of inquiry.


Method of Instruction: synchronous

Delivery Platform: Internet Video Conferencing

Campus visits required: none

Course Contact: Heather Clarkson



Tuition: $825/credit


Other considerations: n/a


Available Seats by Semester for this course:



Section: 002
Instructor:Lee Ellington, PhD
Credits: 2 / Quarter

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.
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