DQ: Discuss what a mixed methods design is and how it differs from what you have learned about qualitative and quantitative research designs. Explain why a nurse researcher might choose to use a mixed methods design. Discuss and explain two different types of mixed methods research designs and why a researcher may use one over the other.
Explain the process of data analysis in mixed methods studies. Discussion Protocol. Please observe the following 3 x 3 rule: when writing your weekly discussions (applies to the original discussion posting): – A minimum of three paragraphs per DQ. Each paragraph should have a minimum of three sentences. All sections of the question need to be addressed. Remember that peer responses need to be substantive and extend the original discussion posting by making connections, relating to others’ ideas and adding supporting detail.
Refer to grading rubric, to receive full credit each portion of the discussion posting must be addressed along with the 2 peer responses. The 2 peer responses must be substantive and add something to the original posts and should be a minimum of 4-5 sentences but can certainly be longer. All answers or discussions comments submitted must be in APA format according to Publication Manual American Psychological Association (APA) (7th ed.) 2019. Discussions must have a minimum of two references, not older than 2015.