The Effect of Research Project Course on Nursing Students’ Attitudes toward Research Process

Authors

  • Selman Hussain Faris1 , Fatma Makee Mahmood2, Ali Kareem Khudhair3

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i3.10856

Keywords:

Nursing students, Attitudes, research project course, research.

Abstract

Objective: Investigate the effect of research project course on nursing students’ attitude toward research at

a college of nursing in KerbalaUniversity and identify the relationship between nursing student’ attitude

and demographic variables. A pre-experimental design (One-group Pretest-Posttest design) was utilized

to determine the effect of research project course on nursing students’ attitude toward research at a college

of nursing in KerbalaUniversity. All participants were exposed to assess of attitudes regarding research

before and after the implementation of the research project course in order to detect the effect of the course.

The current study results revealed that; the majority (74.2%) of nursing students were within age groups

(20?22) years old the mean age of the all students was (22.27) years. 82.3% of total students were female the

majority (82.3%) of subjects were single, most of sample (80.6%) were urban resident, the mean of score of

the positive attitude of respondents in posttest of the research project course was significantly higher than

the pretest of the research project course in all aspects of attitude regarding research project course, and no

significant difference between the nursing students’ demographic variables and attitude responses in the

posttest of research project course.

Author Biography

Selman Hussain Faris1 , Fatma Makee Mahmood2, Ali Kareem Khudhair3

1Community Health Nursing Department/College of Nursing/University of Kerbala, Iraq, 2Adult Department/

College of Nursing/University of Kerbala, Iraq, 3Psychatric and Mental Health Nursing Department/College of

Nursing/University of Kerbala, Iraq

Published

2020-07-30

How to Cite

Selman Hussain Faris1 , Fatma Makee Mahmood2, Ali Kareem Khudhair3. (2020). The Effect of Research Project Course on Nursing Students’ Attitudes toward Research Process. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(3), 2751-2755. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i3.10856