NURS 435 Professionalism in Nursing

3 credits, Fall

Examines nursing leadership and management within the United States health care system, including evolving changes in a broad socioeconomic and cultural context. Students will analyze the role of the professional nurse as it relates to that system and its current issues and trends. Application of the nursing process utilized in leadership roles will be explored and impact of professional nursing upon society as a whole will be examined. Restricted to nursing majors.

Prerequisite(s): Must meet all progression criteria including a grade of "C" or better in all 300-level nursing courses except NURS 337, which is taken in the spring of senior year.