NUR 351 Nur Child/Adult-Psy/Mntl Hlt

Prerequisites: NUR 342, BIO 207, BIO 222, CFS 221, CHM 113, and PSY 100 with C or better. And admission to the Nursing major.

The focus of this course is on nursing care of children and adults with psychiatric/mental-health needs. Caring is the paradigm for this course and expands the concepts of critical thinking, nursing, person, environment, and health. Clinical experiences provide the student with opportunities to care for clients in congruence with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing's (AACN's) Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice. This course includes four hours of theory/classroom experience each week and 84 hours of clinical experience per term. Appropriate standardized exam(s) may be required. NOTES: Taken Fall Term of junior year. Course Fee: $46


1 Course Credit