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Active as of Spring Semester 2016

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Professional Nursing Practicum I

2. Course Prefix & Number:
NURS 1545

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 0

Lab Hours: 6

4. Course Description:

This course is the clinical component that focuses on the use of nursing judgment, evidenced-based practice, and informatics in the application of the nursing process, including assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation with individuals across the lifespan experiencing acute and chronic illness in order to provide safe, quality, patient-centered care and promote human flourishing. The clinical site will be in a long-term care setting. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

NURS 1545 - Professional Nursing Practicum I

Applies to all requirements
NURS 1540, NURS 1541, and NURS 1542 or NURS 2522

9. Co-requisite Courses:

NURS 1545 - Professional Nursing Practicum I

There are no corequisites for this course.