NURS112 - Nursing II

Credits: 9

The student develops competence to provide and manage care for clients and their families in protected favorable environments. The student provides support and teaching to the client and family and direct care for the client. The scope of the course includes the Functional Health Patterns of Sexuality - Reproductive; Role - Relationships; Nutrition - Metabolic; Health Perception, Health Management; and Activity Exercise (part I). Intellectual, interpersonal, and psychomotor competencies are further developed. Needs of clients across the life span are emphasized with special focus on adult and children in childbearing families. The student will plan to care for the client/family by utilizing the assessment database. Direct care will be provided to clients with common health problems. Laboratory Learning provides opportunities to practice more complex nursing skills in simulated activities. Clinical Learning experiences are provided for the student in perinatal/pediatric or psychiatric/ mental health, and adult health care settings.

Prerequisites

Both NURS111 and BIOL110 with grades of "C+" or better, PSYC110. Co-requisites: BIOL120 and PSYC210.

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