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 care agencies is provided. Clients are assigned and their care supervised by instructors from the college.

Prerequisite: Completion of second semester Level I courses: NUR 111, NUR 119, NUR 131, ALH 103