NURS 110 Computer Technology in Nursing

3 credits, Fall and Summer

Provides an introduction to basic computer concepts and applications in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office. This course presents nursing informatics as a combination of computer science, information science, and nursing science and relates nursing informatics to the management and processing of nursing data, information, and knowledge to support the practice of nursing and the delivery of health care in the nursing roles of provider, designer, and manager of care. This course introduces exploration of the influence of health care technologies and how technology reshapes nursing practice and health care information access.

Prerequisite(s): Must meet all progression criteria for second-year status in the nursing major as outlined in the University catalog; A grade of "C" or better in ENG 152