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NURS 6402 Nursing Science I (Fall: 6 )

Course Description

Concepts of health- and age- specific methods for nursing assessment of health within the context of human growth and development, culture, and the environment are emphasized. The course focuses on evaluation and promotion of optimal function of individuals across the lifespan. Content for each developmental level includes communication, nutrition, and physical examination as tools for assessment and principles of teaching and learning for anticipatory guidance. This course will also focus on the theoretical basis of the nursing care of clients with altered states of health. Emphasis is placed on beginning application of the clinical reasoning process.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:


Last Updated: 18-Feb-16