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 Course Title:   Nursing Care Medical-Obstetric Client Practicum I

 Title Abbreviation:   NURS CARE MED/OB PRAC I

 Department:    NURS

 Course #:    109

 Credits:    2

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    3

 CIP:    511613

 EPC:    326

 REV:    2013


 Course Description  

Nursing care principles and skills appropriate to Nursing 103. Clinical experience will allow the student to utilize the nursing process while meeting the client's basic needs. Concurrent enrollment with NURS 103 required.

 Prerequisite  

Prerequisite: NURS 101 & 102.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 14

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 45


Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Vocational Preparatory Required for certificate  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

Other Institution Equivalencies Table
Institution Course # Remarks
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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Perform basic nursing care and skills under supervision, at a level appropriate for the first clinical quarter practical nursing student.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

1. Information Literacy

Definition: Recognizing when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
1.1 Determine the extent of information needed.
1.2 Access the needed information effectively, efficiently, ethically, and legally.

4. Community & Cultural Diversity

Definition: Recognizing the value of human communities and cultures from multiple perspectives through a critical understanding of their similarities and differences.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
4.2 Understand, value and respect human differences and commonalities as they relate to issues of race, social class, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities and culture.

6. Individual Awareness & Responsibility

Definition: Understanding, managing, and taking responsibility for one’s learning and behavior in varied and changing environments.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
6.2 Demonstrate standards of professionalism in manner, appearance, and setting appropriate to the context, including the classroom, workplace, and community.
6.3 Apply successful organizational strategies of planning, goal setting, prioritizing, resolving conflict, and managing time to specific goals and/or projects.

Course Contents

  1. Clinical experience - off campus.