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NURS 7430 Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span (Spring/Summer: 3 )


Course Description

Building on undergraduate course work and previous clinical experience, this course utilizes life span development and health risk appraisal frameworks as the basis for health assessment. Students master health assessment skills for individuals within family, environmental, and cultural contexts. The course provides advanced practice nursing students with planned classroom and clinical laboratory experiences to refine health assessment skills and interviewing techniques. Health promotion, health maintenance, and epidemiological principles are emphasized in relationship to various practice populations.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: NURS 7672 or NURS6408 and NURS 7420

Cross listed with:

Comments: This course is taken the semester prior to practicum entry.


Last Updated: 19-Feb-14