Course Description for Role Development in Advanced Practice Nursing

NGR6740: Role Development in Advanced Practice Nursing
Prerequisites: NGR 5601C, NGR 6603 C or effective Fall 2005 NGR 6711C.
Description: The course focuses on essential knowledge and skills needed in the transition to the advanced nursing practice role. Students are equipped with the skill set for successful matriculation through the DNP Program. The roles, role behaviors, and practice models specific to the development and maintenance of inter-professional practice are analyzed. Emphasis is on developing effective communication and collaborative skills and understanding the historical, social, political, legal, and economic issues related to advance practice roles.