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Active as of Fall Semester 2018

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Professional Nursing Leadership

2. Course Prefix & Number:
NURS 2547

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This course examines the complexity and nursing judgment required of the professional nursing role and focuses on leadership and management, delegation and supervision, teaching, ethical and legal concepts and the use of informatics in the provision of evidenced-based nursing practice, and the processes of critical thinking and synthesis. This course focuses on the many roles of the professional nurse and builds on all previously learned concepts as the student develops their own art and science of nursing and professional identity. Current trends and issues in nursing will be researched and shared. Plan and initiate preparation for NCLEX RN.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

NURS 2547 - Professional Nursing Leadership

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 2547 - Professional Nursing Leadership

There are no corequisites for this course.