PRN0096 – Practical Nursing III

COMMON COURSE ID

PRN0096

COMMON COURSE NAME

Practical Nursing III

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is a continuation of Practical Nursing II. It includes basic concepts and nursing skills needed to care for clients with medical-surgical disorders involving endocrine, urinary and reproductive systems. Instruction is also provided in the specialty areas of maternal-newborn and pediatric nursing. Clinical learning experiences are closely correlated with specific courses of study. During the last portion of this course students engage in advanced clinical practice to refine clinical skills and prepare for employment.

PRN0092 – Practical Nursing II

COMMON COURSE ID

PRN0092

COMMON COURSE NAME

Practical Nursing II

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The practical nursing II course continues the study of structure and function of the human body introduced in core and PN I.  A more in depth study of the incredible human body, with the inclusion of diseases that commonly affect the respiratory, cardiovascular, blood and lymphatic, and musculoskeletal systems will be explored.  Medical terminology is interwoven though this course.

PRN0091 – Practical Nursing I

COMMON COURSE ID

PRN0091

COMMON COURSE NAME

Practical Nursing I

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is the first course of study and consists of basic nursing theory and clinical skills. This course includes nursing fundamentals, growth and development, nutrition and diet therapy, and common problems encountered during illness to assist students in providing meaningful nursing care to clients and families. Laboratory practice and clinical learning experiences in local hospitals enhance further development of nursing skills.

CTS1133 – Software Configuration

COMMON COURSE ID

CTS1133

COMMON COURSE NAME

Software Configuration

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course will provide students with the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to install, configure and troubleshoot Windows Operating Systems. Topics include, Windows installation, Windows maintenance, Windows optimization, application support, configuring networking and applying security.

CTS1131 – Hardware Configuration

COMMON COURSE ID

CTS1131

COMMON COURSE NAME

Hardware Configuration

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course will provide students with an in-depth hands-on overview of computer hardware including processors, memory, motherboards, storage systems, and peripherals. Students completing this course will be prepared to take the Comptia A+ certification exams.

NUR2140 – Pharmacology for Nursing

COMMON COURSE ID

NUR2140

COMMON COURSE NAME

Pharmacology for Nursing

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course begins the nursing student’s education on the concepts of pharmacotherapeutics, establishing a knowledge base that applies to patient care and education. At the completion of this course the student will understand the major drug classifications, through the use of prototypes and understand the five concepts of human functioning emphasizing pathophysiology structured on the steps of the Nursing process.

NUR2943L – Nursing IV Preceptorship

COMMON COURSE ID

NUR2943L

COMMON COURSE NAME

Nursing IV Preceptorship

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course builds on the knowledge and skills obtained in the nursing curriculum and integrate the curriculum concepts in varied/diverse practice settings. Synthesis of management, organizational culture and interpersonal relationship principles are applied with developing independence in the practice of nursing. This course facilitates the students’ evaluation of principles and practices of the profession of nursing while assisting in the role transition to a practicing registered nurse. Clinical environments could be, but are not limited to: medical/surgical, mental health, pediatric, maternity, critical care, home, nursing home and extended or ambulatory care units. Special fees required.

NUR2712C – Nursing IV Clinical

COMMON COURSE ID

NUR2712C

COMMON COURSE NAME

Nursing IV Clinical

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Using the theories of holism and goal attainment, the concepts of oxygenation, cellular integrity, regulation, perception, perception/sensory/ cognition and mobility will be applied across the lifespan in the synthesis and evaluation of complex nursing situations in both high acuity care and community settings. Clinical environments will be explored with high acuity settings.

NUR2261 – Nursing III

COMMON COURSE ID

NUR2261

COMMON COURSE NAME

Nursing III

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Using the concepts of oxygenation, cellular integrity, regulation, perception/sensory/cognition and mobility, the theories of holism and goal attainment will be differentiated across the lifespan related to less commonly occurring human responses to health challenges. The focus is on the application and analysis of these concepts to assist individuals to achieve their goals.

NUR1214L – Nursing II Skills Lab

COMMON COURSE ID

NUR1214L

COMMON COURSE NAME

Nursing II Skills Lab

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Students will achieve complex client care skills that are utilized by the nurse to implement the nursing process. Students gain competency by practicing skills in a supportive and supervised environment in the college campus lab. This includes a “Wellness” portion for the development of self awareness of health practices. Special fee required.