Nursing

NUR 104 FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

5 Credits, 8 Contacts
This course is designed to develop beginning knowledge of skills related to the holistic health needs of the client. It provides beginning nursing students with the foundation upon which other courses build and expand. Assessment via the nursing process, problem identification and communication skills necessary for therapeutic client care are emphasized. […]

Jul 24, 2016|

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NUR 109 PHARMACOLOGY I

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This course is designed to provide a systematic method for calculations of medications, and to provide practice in solving drug, solution and dosage problems. A beginning survey of the sources of drugs, legal aspects regarding drug prescriptions, the effects of drug therapy, modes of administration and the use of references in […]

Jul 23, 2016|

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NUR 111 MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING

6 Credits, 15 Contacts
This course is an introduction to the theory and practice of providing nursing care for adult clients having common health care needs. Objectives are met through classroom theory and activities, a short period of directed learning activities in the Nursing Skills laboratory, and assignments in clinical agencies. The nursing process is […]

Jul 22, 2016|

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NUR 112 MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING II

7 Credits, 14 Contacts
This course is a continuation of Medical/Surgical Nursing, building upon previous knowledge, principles, and skills. Disease processes and their effects on the body are discussed as they relate to nursing care. There will be a special focus on trans-cultural nursing both in the classroom and clinical setting. Clinical experience in health […]

Jul 21, 2016|

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NUR 119 PHARMACOLOGY II

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This is a structured systemic approach to the study of drug therapy as it relates to the management of disorders included in NUR 111 Medical-Surgical Nursing I which is taught concurrently. Elements of the nursing process are included as they apply to drug administration.
 
Prerequisite: Completion of NUR 104 and NUR 109

Jul 20, 2016|

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NUR 129 PHARMACOLOGY III

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This is a structured systemic approach to the study of drug therapy as it relates to the management of disorders included in NUR 111 Medical-Surgical Nursing I which is taught concurrently. Elements of the nursing process are included as they apply to drug administration.
 
Prerequisite: Completion of NUR 119

Jul 19, 2016|

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NUR 130 MATERNITY NURSING

3 Credits, 6 Contacts
Obstetrics NUR 130 is an introductory course that focuses on a holistic approach to the study of basic maternity and newborn care. The nursing process is used as the foundation for following a family along a continuum beginning with pregnancy and progressing through childbirth, postpartum care and care of the […]

Jul 18, 2016|

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NUR 131 PEDIATRIC NURSING

3 Credits, 6 Contacts
Pediatric NUR 131 is an introductory course that focuses on Holistic health needs from infancy through adolescence. The focus is on common conditions and illnesses of children. The clinical focuses on the nursing care of the ill child. Developmental concepts, health promotion and prevention are emphasized in clinical and theory. Clinical […]

Jul 17, 2016|

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NUR 201 HEALTH CARE ETHICS

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This course provides the student with various ethical principles that may form the foundation for rationales relative to nursing decisions and actions. The student will be encouraged to examine current biomedical and conflict issues in a logical manner applying philosophical reasoning.
 
Prerequisite: Completion of first level courses and first and second semesters […]

Jul 16, 2016|

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NUR 213 COMPLEX PARENT-CHILD NURSING

4 Credits, 10 Contacts
This course builds upon the beginning concepts of NUR 130 Maternity Nursing and NUR 131 Pediatric Nursing. The content will focus on an in-depth assessment of the family’s health needs. The course will assist the student to identify complex emotional needs of the family and its individual members, complications of the […]

Jul 15, 2016|

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