NU-2161 : Health Assessment/Fundamentals

An introduction to health assessment and the fundamentals of direct patient care through the framework of the nursing process. Students are afforded opportunities to utilize communication skills and biopsychosocial theory with diverse populations to implement beginning nursing care interventions. This course utilizes both simulation and the clinical setting. 4 credits (3 theory, 1 clinical) PREREQUISITES: CHM 105, BIO 201, BIO 202. PREREQUISITES OR COREQUISITES: NU 101, NU 206, AND BIO 227.