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RNSG 1105 - Nursing Skills I (1-0-4)
Study of the concepts and principles necessary to perform basic nursing skills for the adult patient; and demonstrate competence in the performance of nursing procedures. Content includes knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1140 - Nursing Skills for Articulating Students (1-0-4)
Demonstration of professional nursing skills and procedures; and utilize critical thinking skills in a systematic problem-solving process. Content includes knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to either a blocked or integrated approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: D Prerequisites: Admission into the associate degree nursing program-mobility track or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1160 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training: Foundations of Nursing (1-0-4)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1413 at a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: D Prerequisites: Entry into the AD Nursing Program. Corequisites: RNSG 1413. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1161 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training I (1-0-4)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1341 at a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: D Prerequisites: RNSG 1160 and RNSG 1413. Corequisites: RNSG 1341. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1170 - Nursing Process for Articulating Students (1-1-0)
Exploration of the nursing process as a problem-solving methodology used by associate degree nurses to provide safe, individualized nursing care. Focuses on application of each step of the process to a variety of clinical experiences.
 


Skills: D Prerequisites: Admission into the associate degree program-mobility track or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1247 - Concepts of Clinical Decision-Making (2-2-1)
Integration of previous knowledge and skills into the continued development of the professional nurse as a provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, member of health care team, and member of the profession. Emphasis on clinical decision-making for clients in medical-surgical settings experiencing health problems involving gastrointestinal disorders, endocrine and metabolic disorders, reproductive and sexual disorders, musculoskeletal disorders, eye-ear-nose-throat disorders and integumentary disorders. Discussion of knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: G Prerequisites: PSYC 2301, RNSG 1161, RNSG 1341. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1260 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training II (2-0-8)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1161 and RNSG 1341. Corequisites: RNSG 1443. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1262 - Clinical--Nursing-Registered Nurse Training: Childbearing/Childrearing Family Clinical (2-0-8)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1412 Nursing Care of the Childbearing/Childrearing Family at a specific site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: B Prerequisites: PSYC 2314, RNSG 1260 or RNSG 1360, RNSG 1443, and SPCH 1311* (*or equivalent). Corequisites: RNSG 1412. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1263 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training: Nurse Practice I (2-0-8)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1517 Concepts of Nursing Practice I for Articulating Students at a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: D Prerequisites: BIOL 2102, BIOL 2305, BIOL 2420, HPRS 2300, MATH 1332, PSYC 2301, PSYC 2314, RNSG 1140, SPCH 1311. Corequisites: RNSG 1517. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1341 - Common Concepts of Adult Health (3-3-1)
Basic integration of the role of the professional nurse as a provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, member of health care team, and member of the profession. Study of the common concepts of caring for adult patients and families with medical-surgical health care needs related to body systems, emphasizing knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: D Prerequisites: RNSG 1160 and RNSG 1413. Corequisites: RNSG 1161. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1360 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training II (3-0-12)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1161 and RNSG 1341. Corequisites: RNSG 1443. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1412 - Nursing Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family (4-4-1)
Study of the concepts related to the provision of nursing care for childbearing and childrearing families; application of systematic problem-solving processes and critical thinking skills, including a focus on the childbearing family during the perinatal periods and the childbearing family from birth to adolescence; and competency in knowledge, judgment, skill, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: RNSG 1260 or RNSG 1360, RNSG 1443, PSYC 2314, and SPCH 1311. Corequisites: RNSG 1262. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1413 - Foundations for Nursing Practice (4-3-3)
Introduction to the role of the professional nurse as provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, member of health care team, and member of the profession. Content includes fundamental concepts of nursing practice, history of professional nursing, a systematic framework for decision-making and critical thinking. The mechanisms of disease and the needs and problems that can arise are discussed and how the nursing process helps manage the patient through these issues. Emphasis on knowledge, judgment, skills and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: D Prerequisites: BIOL 2101, BIOL 2304, BIOL 2102, BIOL 2305, BIOL 2420, HPRS 2300, MATH 1332, and RNSG 1105. Corequisites: RNSG 1160. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
RNSG 1443 - Complex Concepts of Adult Health (4-4-1)
Integration of previous knowledge and skills related to common adult health needs into the continued development of the professional nurse as a provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, member of health care team, and member of the profession in the care of adult patients and families with complex medical-surgical health care needs associated with body systems. Emphasis on complex knowledge, judgments, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: PSYC 2301, RNSG 1161, and RNSG 1341. Corequisites: RNSG 1260 or RNSG 1360. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1463 - Clinical - Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse: Articulating Students II (4-0-16)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1542 in a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: B Prerequisites: RNSG 1140, RNSG 1170, RNSG 1263, and RNSG 1517. Corequisites: RNSG 1542. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1517 - Concepts of Nursing Practice I for Articulating Students (5-5-1)
Provides the articulating student the opportunity to examine the role of the professional nurse; application of a systematic problem solving process and critical thinking skills which includes a focus on the adult population; and competency in knowledge, judgment, skill, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to either a blocked or integrated approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: D Prerequisites: BIOL 2101, BIOL 2304, BIOL 2102, BIOL 2305, BIOL 2420, HPRS 2300, MATH 1332, PSYC 2301, PSYC 2314, RNSG 1105, SPCH 1311. Corequisites: RNSG 1263. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 1542 - Concepts of Nursing Practice II for Articulating Students (5-5-1)
Provide continuing opportunity to examine the roles of the professional nurse and apply systematic problem solving processes and critical thinking skills; focuses on the utilization of leadership and management skills in the provision of care to small groups of adult patients and their families and competency in knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to either a blocked or integrated approach. to comply with new WECM course descriptions and outcomes
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: RNSG 1140, RNSG 1170, RNSG 1263 and RNSG 1517. Corequisites: RNSG 1463. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2130 - Professional Nursing Review and Licensure Preparation (1-1-1)
Review of concepts required for licensure examination and entry into the practice of professional nursing. Includes application of National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) test plan, assessment of knowledge deficits, and remediation. This course lends itself to either a blocked or integrated approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1262, RNSG 1412, RNSG 2160 (or RNSG 1463 and RNSG 1542), and RNSG 2213. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2160 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training: Mental Health (1-0-4)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 2213 Mental Health Nursing at a specified clinical site or sites. To align the curriculum with the focus of the National Patient Safety goals and the new DEC competencies.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: B Prerequisites: PSYC 2314, RNSG 1247, RNSG 1360, RNSG 1443, SPCH 1311. Corequisites: RNSG 2213. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2161 - Clinical - Nursing - Registered Nurse Training III (1-0-4)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 1247 Concepts of Clinical Decision Making in a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1260, RNSG 1443, RNSG 2160, and RNSG 2213. Corequisites: RNSG 1247. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2213 - Mental Health Nursing (2-2-1)
Principles and concepts of mental health, psychopathology, and treatment modalities related to the nursing care of patients and their families. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: PSYC 2314, RNSG 1247, RNSG 1360, RNSG 1443, SPCH 1311. Corequisites: RNSG 2160. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2221 - Management of Client Care (2-2-0)
Exploration of leadership and management principles applicable to the role of the nurse as a provider of care, coordinator of care, and member of a profession. Includes application of knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: RNSG 1412, RNSG 1262, RNSG 1247, RNSG 2161, and ENGL 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2263 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training: Articulating Students III (2-0-8)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 2402 Concepts of Nursing Practice III for Articulating Students at a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: B Prerequisites: RNSG 1463 and RNSG 1542. Corequisites: RNSG 2402. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2362 - Clinical--Nursing--Registered Nurse Training IV (3-0-8)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Application of the theories, concepts and knowledge base presented in RNSG 2432 Enhanced Concepts of Adult Health at a specific clinical site or sites.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1247, RNSG 1262, RNSG 1412, and RNSG 2161. Corequisites: RNSG 2432. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RNSG 2402 - Concepts of Nursing Practice III for Articulating Students (4-4-1)
Provides the opportunity to synthesize the roles of the professional nurse; application of a systematic problem solving process and critical thinking skills; focus on the care of patients throughout the life span with continued emphasis on leadership and management skills in the provision of care to small groups of adult patients and their families in multiple settings; and competency in knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to either a blocked or integrated approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: ENGL 1301, RNSG 1463, and RNSG 1542. Corequisites: RNSG 2263. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/28/2014
 
RNSG 2432 - Enhanced Concepts of Adult Health I (4-4-1)
Enhanced concepts and skills for developing professional competencies in complicated nursing care situations involving adult patients and families with multiple body system problems. Emphasizes critical thinking, clinical reasoning, and determining legal/ethical values for optimization of patient care in intermediate and acute care settings. This course lends itself to a blocked approach.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: G Prerequisites: RNSG 1262, RNSG 1412, RNSG 2160 and RNSG 2213. Corequisites: RNSG 2362. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014