2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

NURS 407 - Transition to Professional Nursing

Credits: 6
As a senior nursing synthesis course, information presented will be synthesized and evaluated through didactic and clinical learning. The current health care environment provides many opportunities for an enhanced learning and leadership role for professional nursing. This course emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration and principles of management, nursing practice models, and the relationship between historical and contemporary issues and the responsibilities of the professional nurse. In addition, this course provides the opportunity to demonstrate achievement of program outcomes in a chosen clinical setting. Emphasis is placed on self-directed learning and evaluation in a selected clinical area under the supervision of nursing faculty and clinical nurse preceptors.
Prerequisite: NURS-302, NURS-304
Corequisite: NURS-400 and NURS-401 (or prior)