Nursing Care of Children: Infancy to Adolescence

NURS340 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Nursing Care of Children: Infancy to Adolescence 18 hrs. 5 crs. The Nursing Process and General Systems theory are utilized in providing students with the theoretical knowledge and clinical skills needed to provide culturally sensitive care to children & their families from infancy through late adolescence. The course facilitates integration of the concepts of communication and growth and development in providing primary, secondary and tertiary levels of intervention to children and their families who are experiencing disruption in their biopsychosocial integrity. Preq: Nursing 202, 203, 210, 320 and Departmental Permission Coreq: NURS 320.(6 hrs Lecture; 12 hours clinical.) This course can be offered as a face-to-face or as a hybrid course.