DNP project consists of two parts: synthesis of the literature related to a practice problem and application of findings in a practice setting.
NURS 897 is not a didertation - the course is designed similar to a dissertation - however the purpose is to complete an Evidence-Based Practice Evaluation project in a clinical setting - it has similar components of a proposal and compeltion and defense. Thus the grading is appropriate to be that used for a dissertation . This is to meet accreditation standards and to allow students to complete this doctoral project.
Entered following CON Graduate Council approval September 2016
This proposal is being returned for:
Same comments as for NURS 896.
this is a thesis type course - will need to delete the changes made and resubmit with new responses to comments