Course Outline Practicum: LPN to ADN Transition
Number: NURS 114
Hours per Quarter: 120
Description Focuses on enhancing skills for LPNs entering the second year of the nursing program. Care is provided in acute care facilities and community based settings. Prerequisite: Admission to second year of the Nursing program. Co-requisite: NURS 104.
Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Demonstrates critical thinking in the use of the nursing process for clients of all age groups experiencing normal life processes or common/chronic illnesses.
B. Manages care for clients in stable and predictable situations.
C. Performs interventions in a safe and effective manner.
D. Uses communication/interpersonal skills to meet client needs.
E. Demonstrates professional behaviors.