NUR 202

Physical and Mental Health IV
9 Credits ■ Spring ■ CC-QR

Completion of nursing theory, practice, and process . Nursing theory includes the more complex interrelationship that results in alterations among human needs, developmental phases, and the client/nurse relationship . Causal complexity of psychological and physiological principles is emphasized from homeostasis through resolution . Nursing practice includes the performance with proficiency of therapeutic nursing interventions in a variety of settings . The components of the nursing process are integrated with proficiency to achieve holistic nursing practice . The elements of critical thinking and the role of the nurse as provider of care, manager of care, and member within the discipline of nursing are integrated and focused on professional and entry-level practice issues .

Prerequisite: COM 104, COM 105, COM 106 or COM 107, NUR 201 and SOC 105.
Co-requisite: ENG 102 or ENG 104, NUR 206, and an elective in history or humanities and fine arts.