1111 Nursing Concepts
study of professional nursing concepts and theory. Prerequisites: admission to
the Nursing Program, BIOL1144, BIOL 2215, NURS 1191, and ENGL 1113.
1117 Foundations of Nursing Practice
theoretical and clinical studies with focus on the acquisition of basic nursing
skills for health maintenance through the life span. Prerequisites: Admission to
the Nursing Program, BIOL 1144, BIOL 2215, NURS 1191, ENGL 1113, and ORIE 1151.
1191 Dosage Calculation
study of calculation of safe medication dosages. Medication administration is
not included. Class placement (or enrollment) determined by score on a specified
mathematics assessment test.
1228 Therapeutic Nursing Interventions I
theoretical and clinical studies with focus on restoration of health through the
life span. Prerequisites: NURS 1111 and NURS 1117.
1435 Nursing Bridge
course is designed for licensed paramedics and licensed practical nurses who are
seeking advance standing in the nursing program. The major focus is on the
nursing process as it relates to maintaining and restoring functional health
patterns for clients during the older and middle adult phases of the life span.
Emphasis is placed on the role and competencies of the associate degree nurse
and role change. Critical thinking and communications are integrated throughout
the course. A clinical laboratory component provides application of theoretical
concepts. Prerequisites: Permission and BIOL 1144 and 2215; NURS 1191; ENGL
1113; PHAR 2113; PSY 1113; SOC 1113, NUTR 1113, and ORIE 1151.
2138 Therapeutic Nursing Interventions II
theoretical and clinical studies with focus on promotion of health through the
life span. Prerequisite: NURS 1228.
2223 Transition to Nursing Practice
study of role transition, including integration of selected clinical areas with
the core competencies of professional nursing practice. Prerequisite: NURS 2138.
2246 Nursing in a Complex Environment
theoretical and clinical studies with focus on the restoration, maintenance, and
promotion of health and management of acute and chronic illness. Prerequisite: