Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 144 Clinical Service hours
Department: Nursing (Dean's Office)
Provides opportunity to practice critical thinking skills in the analysis of information related to the nursing management of complex and/or high acuity patients in settings providing acute intervention. The role of the professional nurse as caregiver, decision-maker, and counselor will be developed. The critical functions of being competent in diagnostic and monitoring functions will be emphasized. Students will have an opportunity to develop skills in selecting, critiquing, and using evidence to support clinical practice.
Restriction(s): Restricted to students in the College of Nursing who are registered in the B.S.N. program or the Post-Degree B.S.N. Option.
Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): NURS 305.6 or NURS 311.3 and NURS 332.3
Note: Post-Degree B.S.N. classes are offered in an open learning format with the same number of hours, but in alternate time frames.
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