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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
AD Progression Proficiency

2. Course Prefix & Number:
NURS 2525

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 1

Lecture Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

Designed for students needing AD Nursing course work remediation to meet proficiency expectations for program re-admission and progression. The specific theory topics include: nursing process, fluid and electrolytes, pharmacology, mental health, normal obstetrical and newborn care, and the respiratory, cardiovascular and genitourinary systems. The specific nursing lab topics/skills include: head-to-toe physical assessment, nursing documentation and giving oral report, medication administration including IV push meds, IV piggy backs, central line IV push meds, starting an IV, central line dressing change, blood administration and completion of three clusters of nursing activities in given scenario situations.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

NURS 2525 - AD Progression Proficiency

All Credit(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
NURS 2501Adaptation to Health & Illness Through The Lifespan Icr.
NURS 2513Nursing Practicum Icr.
NURS 2520LPN to RN: Role Transitioncr.

7. Other Prerequisites

All NURS courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

NURS 2525 - AD Progression Proficiency

There are no corequisites for this course.