Nursing (NUR)

NUR 111     Introduction to Health Concepts16/8

This course introduces the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts within each domain including medication administration, assessment, nutrition, ethics, interdisciplinary teams, informatics, evidence-based practice, individual-centered care, and quality improvement. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: Take 1 group; # Take BIO 165 PSY 150 ACA 111 NUR 117; # Take BIO 168 PSY 150 ACA 111 NUR 117;

NUR 112     Health-Illness Concepts9/5

This course is designed to further develop the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of acid-base, metabolism, cellular regulation, oxygenation, infection, stress/coping, health-wellness-illness, communication, caring interventions, managing care, safety, quality improvement, and informatics. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111; # Take NUR 117 PSY 150 ACA 111; # Take BIO 165 or BIO 168;

Corequisite: # Take PSY 241; # Take BIO 166 or BIO 169;

NUR 113     Family Health Concepts9/5

This course is designed to further develop the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of oxygenation, sexuality, reproduction, grief/loss, mood/affect, behaviors, development, family, health-wellness-illness, communication, caring interventions, managing care, safety, and advocacy. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111; Take NUR 111 PSY 150 NUR 117 ACA 111 NUR 112 PSY 241 NUR 212;Take 1 group; # Take BIO 165 BIO 166; # Take BIO 168 BIO 169;

Corequisite: None

NUR 114     Holistic Health Concepts9/5

This course is designed to further develop the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of cellular regulation, perfusion, inflammation, sensory perception, stress/coping, mood/affect, cognition, self, violence, health-wellness-illness, professional behaviors, caring interventions, and safety. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111; Take 1 group; # Take NUR 117 NUR 112 NUR 212 NUR 113 NUR 211 BIO 165 BIO 166 PSY 150 PSY 241 ACA 111; # Take NUR 117 NUR 112 NUR 212 NUR 113 NUR 211 BIO 168 BIO 169 PSY 150 PSY 241 ACA 111;

Corequisite: Take CIS 110 ENG 111;

NUR 117     Pharmacology4/2

This course introduces information concerning sources, effects, legalities, and the safe use of medications as therapeutic agents. Emphasis is placed on nursing responsibility, accountability, pharmacokinetics, routes of medication administration, contraindications and side effects.Upon completion, students should be able to compute dosages and administer medication safely.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: Take 1 group; # Take BIO 165 PSY 150 ACA 111 NUR 111; # Take BIO 168 PSY 150 ACA 111 NUR 111;

NUR 211     Health Care Concepts9/5

This course is designed to further develop the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of cellular regulation, perfusion, infection, immunity, mobility, comfort, behaviors, health-wellness-illness, clinical decision-making, caring interventions, managing care, and safety. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111; Take 1 group; # Take NUR 117 NUR 112 NUR 212 NUR 113 BIO 165 BIO 166 PSY 150 PSY 241 ACA 111; # Take NUR 117 NUR 112 NUR 212 NUR 113 BIO 168 BIO 169 PSY 150 PSY 241 ACA 111;

Corequisite: Take CIS 110 ENG 111;

NUR 212     Health System Concepts9/5

This course is designed to further develop the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of grief/loss, violence, health-wellness-illness, collaboration, managing care, safety, advocacy, legal issues, policy, healthcare systems, ethics, accountability, and evidence-based practice. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111; # Take NUR 117 NUR 112 PSY 150 ACA 111; # Take BIO 165 or BIO 168;

Corequisite: Take BIO 169 PSY 241;

NUR 213     Complex Health Concepts22/10

This course is designed to assimilate the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of fluid/electrolytes, metabolism, perfusion, mobility, stress/coping, violence, health-wellness-illness, professional behaviors, caring interventions, managing care, healthcare systems, and quality improvement. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to provide quality, individualized, entry level nursing care.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 111;

Corequisite: Take NUR 112 NUR 113 NUR 114 NUR 211 NUR 212;

NUR 214     Nsg Transition Concepts6/4

This course is designed to introduce concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing as the LPN transitions to the ADN role. Emphasis is placed on the concepts within each domain including evidenced-based practice, quality improvement, communication, safety, interdisciplinary team, clinical decision-making, informatics, assessment, caring, and health-wellness-illness. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None

NUR 221     LPN to ADN Concepts I15/9

This course is designed for the LPN to ADN student to explore the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of safety, perfusion, inflammation, oxygenation, mood/affect, behavior, development, family, health-wellness-illness, sensory perception, stress/coping, cognition, self, violence, and professional behaviors. Upon completion, students should be able to provide safe nursing care incorporating the concepts identified in this course.

Prerequisite: Take 1 group; # Take ACA 111 NUR 214 BIO 169 PSY 241; # Take ACA 111 NUR 214 BIO 166 PSY 241;

Corequisite: Take CIS 110 ENG 111 NUR 117;

NUR 223     LPN to ADN Concepts II15/9

This course is designed for the LPN to ADN student to assimilate the concepts within the three domains of the individual, healthcare, and nursing. Emphasis is placed on the concepts of fluid/electrolytes, metabolism, thermoregulation, oxygenation, tissue integrity, infection, perfusion, mobility, reproduction, sexuality, health-wellness-illness, professional behaviors, accountability, advocacy, and collaboration. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to provide quality, individualized, entry-level nursing care.

Prerequisite: Take NUR 221;

Corequisite: None