NUR 400 – Theories, Research, and Evidence-Based Practice is a senior-level course in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at the University of Miami. The course introduces students to the concepts and principles of evidence-based practice (EBP). Students will learn how to use the research process to identify and evaluate evidence to support nursing practice. They will also develop the skills they need to implement EBP in their own nursing practice.
Upon successful completion of NUR 400 – Theories, Research, and Evidence-Based Practice, students will be able to:
- Define and explain key concepts in EBP
- Develop a critical appraisal of the literature
- Identify and apply evidence to nursing practice
- Implement EBP projects
- Evaluate the outcomes of EBP projects
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- Textbook: Evidence-Based Nursing: A Guide to Best Practice (7th Edition) by Melnyk, B. M., & Fineberg, N. E.
- PowerPoint presentations
- Online resources
- Guest speakers
NUR 400 requires the following prerequisites:
- Completion of all core nursing courses
- GPA of 3.0 or higher