Women's Studies/Nursing (WO/NU)

WO/NU-310 Nursing Science I

Prerequisites: NU-210, NU-216, HE-120, MA-150, and BI-206.

Students will apply the nursing process when caring for the childbearing family and adult medical-surgical patients. Concepts of wellness, disease and health behaviors will be examined as the nursing process is operationalized in the care of adult medical-surgical patients and the child-bearing family. Lecture and off-campus clinical experiences in maternal-child health nursing and medical-surgical nursing are included in this course.

4.5 Credits

WO/NU-340 Nursing Science II

LASC Categories: DAC

Prerequisites: NU-310 NU-430
Prerequisites or Corequisite: NU-315

Concepts of wellness, disease, and health behaviors are examined as the nursing process is operationalized in the care of pediatric patients and acutely ill medical-surgical patients. Lecture and an off-campus clinical experience are included in this course.

4.5 Credits

WO/NU-343 Childbearing Family Bridge II

This course provides the LPN with an introduction to the role of the bachelor's prepared registered nurse in the care of the child-bearing family, family health promotion, high risk maternal-newborn care and clinical decision making. This course places emphasis on the multisystem pediatric and family-centered issues, complex nursing assessment with community and hospital based patients and families.

5 Credits