NU 899 Scholarly Project 2 cr.
- Graded: S/U
- Prerequisite: Admission to the graduate nursing program or consent of the instructor.
The purpose of the scholarly project is to synthesize knowledge and skills attained in the doctorate program of nursing in an activity that directly moves research into nursing practice and positively influences patient care. The project culminates with a written scholarly paper and the development of a product intended to improve health care. For example, the product may involve the development, implementation, and evaluation of a protocol or algorithm. A faculty advisor supervises and directs the project. Students are required to take two credits of scholarly project for a total of three semesters.