Barbara Carper’s theory of “Ways of Knowing”

Create a PowerPoint presentation with detailed notes for each slide that addresses each of the following points/questions. Be sure to completely answer all the points/questions noted below. Use clear headings that allow your professor to know which bullet you are addressing on the slides in your presentation. Support your content with at least SIX (6) citations throughout your presentation. Make sure to reference the citations using the APA writing style for the presentation. Include a slide for your references at the end.


Length: 12 slides; answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner


Title slide: 1 slide

Reflect upon a patient care encounter from personal practice in which principles from Barbara Carper’s theory of “Ways of Knowing” were used: 2 slide
Illustrate how each fundamental pattern for nursing knowledge contributed to the care of this patient: 3 slides.

Select a particular area of nursing that is of interest to you: 1 slide.

Elaborate on the specifics of nursing research in relation to this area: 2 slide.

Discuss what can be accomplished by researching your proposed area of interest: 2 slide.

Discuss why you believe researching this area of interest will be valuable: 2 slide.

Include an explanation of the following questions in your response: 3 slides.

· Discuss the ;

role nursing research plays in the development of applied medicine.

best methods for conducting such research.

how you will determine whether a topic qualifies as being research worthy.

criteria that will make a topic acceptable for conducting research.

References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least SIX (6) scholarly sources to support your claims. Reference must be verifiable, current and within 5 years.