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NURS 113
Practical Nursing Practicum


Credits: 6
Clock Hours per Quarter: 120

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:120


Description
An application of theory from NURS 103. The focus is on providing care for clients in acute care and community based settings. An additional focus is on transition to the role of Practical Nurse. Prerequisites: NURS 102 and 112. Co-requisite: NURS 103.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify ways in which research/nursing science, current standards of practice, clinical experience, and patient preferences are used to make nursing judgments.
  • Plan and provide safe, holistic nursing care that is individualized to address patients' divers preferences, values, and needs.
  • Effectively use interpersonal communication and management principles when working with healthcare team members to promote optimal health outcomes and minimize risk of harm.
  • Use technology to obtain and communicate information, enhance patient safety, and support decision-making within professional, ethical, and legal standards.
  • Identify ways to improve the quality, value, and safety of patient care by using data.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors that are consistent with moral/ethical and legal principles, that adhere to regulatory guidelines and standard-based are, and which promote the profession of nursing.

  • Course Topics
  • Interdisciplinary Communication
  • Management Concepts
  • Review of Course Topics from NURS 110, 111, 112

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    NURS 113
    Summer 2009
    1613
    Kathleen Adamski
    NURS 113
    Summer 2008
    1613
    Kathleen Adamski
    NURS 113
    Summer 2006
    1613
    Carol Mcfadyen
    NURS 113
    Summer 2006
    1613
    Sarah Jean Cooper
    NURS 113
    Summer 2005
    6573
    Barbara Hays


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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