34.616 Research Methods

Research Methods

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4699
Status Active

This course presents the role of research in the development and critical analysis of physical therapy clinical practice. Students are guided through the process of clinical scientific research including the following content areas: philosophy of science and causation, problem and hypothesis identification, review and analysis of scientific literature, methods of hypothesis testing, data analysis and interpretation and critique/ evaluation of research results.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: All DPT Year 1 Courses 34.601, 34.602, 34.603, 34.604, 34.605, 34.606, 34.607, 34.608, 34.609, 34.610, 34.611, 34.612, 34.614, 34.615, 34.616, 34.639, 34.650 & 34.501.