NUR 2713C

Nursing IVA (8)

Prerequisite: NUR 2752C

Classification: Occupational

Nursing IVA builds on the knowledge and skills acquired in previous nusing courses. Students learn to apply the nursing process in providing all levels of prevention to diverse clients across the life span and their support systems and who are experiencing responses affecting their abilities to meet complex needs for fluid and electrolytes, oxygen and/or perception and mobility. Students focus on commonly occurring responses to stressors and the interaction of problems in these need areas. Students provide care in community and acute care facilities for both pediatric and adult clients. Clinical application of learning accomplished in the Socialization into Nursing courses will be evaluated as part of the clinical component of Nursing IVA. In the role transition from student to graduate nurse, students use nursing process to manage care for selected groups of clients. Upon successful completion of this course the student is eligible to apply for licensure as a registered nurse and to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses. (hours per week will vary from 5 to 19; 72 hour perceptorship completed in the last few weeks)