Courses & Programs

Role Development I

COURSE CODE: NUR 172

CREDITS: 2

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Nursing Program. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BIO 217, PSY 110, Corequisite: NUR/PNR 170 and PHM 171, 1.5 Lecture Hours; 0.5 Laboratory Hours

Students will gain an understanding of the role of the professional nurse. Students will explore the history of nursing, nursing education, and elements of professionalism. Student will identify contemporary issues and trends impacting nursing practice today. The health care delivery system will be examined as it relates to current nursing practice.Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Nursing Program. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BIO 217, PSY 110, Corequisite: NUR/PNR 170 and PHM 171, 1.5 Lecture Hours; 0.5 Laboratory Hours