2 Credits, 8 Contacts

This course is designed to assist the student to develop beginning skills in assuming leadership for the direction of the care of small groups of clients. The student will be provided experience in setting priorities in nursing care, delegating appropriate tasks to others, evaluating the accomplishment of goals, and developing problem solving skills in an effort to develop independent accountability. Clinical experience under the supervision of a professor/instructor is provided.

Prerequisite: Completion of Level I courses and first and second semester of Level II

Co-Requisite: Third semester Level II courses