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Fundamentals of Nursing w Practicum (MV RN): D

( FUND/NURSNG PRACT LAB: D )

Course details for NURS 161N A , Spring Quarter B344, Last Update: 8/1/2014 6:35:02 AM

Department:  Nursing (NURS)

Crse No: 161N

Ln Item: 2152

Sec: A

Credits: 2

Campus:  Mount Vernon

Dates:  Full quarter

Day, Time, Room, and Instructor Table
DaysTimeRm(s)Instrc(s)
ThF 8:30AM-3:30PM A138 in Angst Hall Carter
A138 in Angst Hall Maue
A138 in Angst Hall Walters

Type: Standard

Status: Permission Required

Seats Available: 1 of 30

Description and Prerequisite:

Introduction to the concepts of person, health, environment, and nursing which includes the foundation needed for basic nursing practice and more advanced study in nursing. Focuses on the well individual and normal physiologic functioning including an introductory review of basic alterations in health. Additional concepts basic to nursing practice include: the art of nursing, safety, nutrition, lifespan, health teaching, culture, caring, leadership, and ethical/legal aspects of practice. Therapeutic communication techniques are studied as well as basic knowledge in pharmacology. Also presented are the components of a complete multi-dimensional health assessment.

Prerequisites: CHEM& 121, BIOL& 241, BIOL& 242, BIOL 260, ENGL& 101, HMATH 100 or above, PSYC& 100 and 200. Overall grade point average of 3.0 (B) required for all NURS 161 pre-requisite courses; AHA Healthcare Provider card, and current immunization status required.

Class Notes:

Required Concurrently Enrolled Course(s):

Item #2153, click here for class details


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