NUR 1003

Socialization into Nursing for LPN to ADN Bridge (2)

Corequisite: NUR 1004C

Classification: Parallel

This course builds on the education, knowledge and experience of practical nurses to increase understanding of the components of the AD nurse's role. This course includes management components as they pertain to situations involving clients having difficulty meeting human needs. The five aspects of management in Nursing discussed in the series of Socialization to Nursing classes are decision making/prioritization, time management, delegation, communication and evaluation. In this course, emphasis will be placed on communication techniques useful in management situations and the nursing roles in the context of nursing practice and legal and ethical aspects of nursing. Application of the role components addressed in the course will be evaluated during Bridge Nursing testing and clinical experiences. (4 hours per week for 8 weeks)