Mar 01, 2024  
2015-16 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2015-16 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NU 465 - Professional Perspectives: Dimensions of Community Nursing Practice

Credits: 6

Theory (4) 60 contact hours; Clinical (2) 90 clinical hours

Prerequisite: NU 359  or NU 363 ; concurrent enrollment: NU 459 , NU 467 

This courses is designed to provide students with opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills related to partnering with families, aggregates, and communities that are experiencing a multiplicity of actual or potential stressors. Emphasis is placed on measures that promote health and prevent disease, the role of the nurse, the inter-relatedness of health care systems with the environment, life-style factors, and the process of effecting change for the purpose of health care improvements through partnerships developed in the community. Experiences are designed to enhance skills in primary, secondary and tertiary prevention strategies.

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