ISSUES & TRENDS IN NURSING II
Prepares the student for entry into nursing practice. Emphasis is on concepts of leadership, role of the practical nurse, and nursing laws governing practice. Career opportunities, preparation for licensure, and opportunities for further education in nursing are explored. Prerequisites: NURS 102, 109, 112, 113, 115, 119, 120, 124, 125, 128, 130, 132, 135, 136, 147.
- Describe the scope and practice of the professional nurse in today’s society.
- Explore methods for the professional nurse to work competently and collaboratively with other health care professionals.
- Develop a plan for maintaining personal competency in nursing.