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2018-2019 Catalog
NUR 3816: Professional Nursing Concepts

Course Description for Professional Nursing Concepts

NUR3816: Professional Nursing Concepts
Prerequisites: NUR 3028L
Description: This course includes information on the historical and contemporary social forces that influence the profession of nursing. The focus is on understanding the healthcare system and the varied roles of nursing within that system. The philosophical, theoretical, legal, and ethical bases of professional nursing practice are examined. Principles of leadership and management are explored. Emphasis is on development and application of collaborative and interpersonal skills for working with interprofessional teams.