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Active as of Spring Semester 2017

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Professional Nursing Practicum III

2. Course Prefix & Number:
NURS 2546

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lab Hours: 9

4. Course Description:

This course is the clinical lab component that focuses on integration of knowledge, skills, and theoretical principles with continued emphasis on the use of nursing judgment, evidenced-based practice, and informatics in the application of the nursing process while caring for individuals across the lifespan experiencing acute and chronic illness and families experiencing childbearing in order to provide safe, quality, patient-centered care and promote human flourishing. Additional course emphasis includes the application of leadership skills including prioritization, delegation, supervision, and the management components necessary to promote professional development and a spirit of inquiry in the transition to the graduate AD registered nursing role. Clinical sites may include acute care settings, clinics and/or various community service agencies. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

NURS 2546 - Professional Nursing Practicum III

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
NURS 2540Professional Nursing Concepts IIcr.
NURS 2541Professional Nursing Practicum IIcr.
NURS 2542Advanced Skills for the Professional Nursecr.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

NURS 2546 - Professional Nursing Practicum III

There are no corequisites for this course.