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Nursing: NSG 916 & NSG 912

The research guide was created for NSG 910 Philosophy of Science and Nursing Theory & NSG 912 Theory Construction for the UTHSC College of Nursing DNP and PhD program.


You are likely on the right track if you can answer 'yes' to the following questions: 

  • Are you clear about the assignment criteria and scores assigned to the paper?
  • Did you state your research question?
  • Did you have a topic that you can relate to concept analysis theory?
  • Did you relate your paper to the nursing theory or theories you read?
  • Did you talk about how your topic fits with your future nursing role?  
  • Did you imagine yourself as a DNP in your paper?
  • Did you cite sources properly using APA 6th edition?