Research Project - Non-Traditional Students - page 2
by KentuckyRN2Be | 1,249 Views | 13 Comments
It has been a long time since I have posted here, but read as much as I can around school, family and work. I have a question regarding a research project I am planning to do this semester. I would like to do a study on... Read More
- 0Feb 28, '10 by MeganSQuote from KentuckyRN2BeNon traditional student; 2nd degree, older and sandwich generation. Would love to help you.I would like to do a study on nursing students who are considered "non-traditional" (2nd degree, older, mothers, fathers, etc) and some of the differences they face in nursing school. I am working on a questionnaire to be answered by those who are willing to be involved.
- 1Mar 2, '10 by TheSquireDo a literature search on the merits of online versus paper surveys - people have definitely looked into it.
There's a forum in the student section for recruitment titled "Academic Nursing Research Participation Requests" where you can post. Be sure to follow the rules there.
Also, while I realize that you did not ask for any of the above responses, it is really not kosher to solicit participants before you get IRB approval (as in, you can get into major trouble with your institution, especially if Federal funding is in any way involved). I would ask your faculty research adviser before contacting anyone in this thread about participating in your prospective study.