NU-2171 : Health Promotion andDisease Prevention

Health promotion and disease prevention is emphasized in this theory/clinical course. It allows the student to provide beginning level direct, holistic patient care utilizing the framework of the nursing process. This care is directed toward providing health promotion, disease prevention, and therapeutic and restorative care to adults. Students are afforded the opportunity to develop beginning therapeutic communication skills with diverse populations. 4 credits (3 theory, 1 clinical) PREREQUISITES: BIO 207 BIO 227 CHM 105 NU 110 NU 2161 NU 2162 NU 223 PY 122 and NU 101 or NU 102 and NU 106 or NU 206; PPEREQUISITES OR COREQUISITES: BIO 208 and NU 2172.