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NURS 103
Practical Nursing


Credits: 6
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:60


Description
The focus of this course is preparation to complete the NCLEX-PN and enter practice as a PN. Prerequisites: NURS 102 and 112. Co-requisite: NURS 113.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate critical thinking in the use of the nursing process.
  • Demonstrate use of management/leadership principles in the delivery of client/patient care.
  • Perform interventions in a safe and effective manner.
  • Use therapeutic communication.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors.

  • Course Topics
  • Hematologic
  • Immune
  • GI Accessory
  • Endocrine
  • Neurologic
  • Renal
  • Mental Health
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Management, LPN Role
  • Licensing and Job Preparation (PN)
  • Pharmacology

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    NURS 103
    Summer 2009
    1611
    Kathleen Adamski
    NURS 103
    Summer 2008
    1611
    Kathleen Adamski
    NURS 103
    Summer 2006
    1611
    Sarah Jean Cooper
    NURS 103
    Summer 2005
    6571
    Barbara Hays
    NURS 103
    Summer 2005
    6581
    Barbara Hays


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.