Transition to Professional Nursing   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

NUR 1008C - Transition to Professional Nursing

The Bridge Option is designed for eligible LPNs and Nationally Certified Paramedics to begin transitioning into the role of an Associate Degree Nurse. This course includes electronic simulation and facilitated instruction for validation of required nursing skills. Lecture subject areas include blending pharmacology, nursing concepts, leadership and physical assessment. Skill proficiency is evaluated in a clinical facility as well as in the laboratory. Lecture and clinical components are combined to enhance and evaluate the level of knowledge and professionalism of the ADN nurse.
Prerequisites: NUR 00000 College Credit Earned by Examination.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:5. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 4 clinical hours.