NURS 411 Professional Seminar I

5 credits

Introduces the registered nurse student new to baccalaureate nursing education to the Stevenson College Nursing Program. Includes discussion of the philosophy and organizing framework, application of the nursing process in diverse settings, principles of health promotion, expansion of nursing roles, aspects of critical thinking, perspectives from nurse theorists, utilization of therapeutic communication, features of managed care, elements of health teaching, development and evaluation of learning goals, discourse on professional values, and descriptive situations regarding clinical updates. Learning activities include web-based interaction and an independent learning component. Restricted to RNBS majors.

Prerequisite(s): ENG 151.