Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

NUR 1521C - Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing


This course is designed to assist the student in gaining knowledge and refining communication skills necessary to implement the nurses roles in the care of persons with biopsychosocial problems and concerns. Emphasis will be placed on the application of interpersonal and critical thinking skills. Clinical experiences will be provided in inpatient and other community settings.
Prerequisites: NUR 1060C, NUR 1110, NUR 1022C and NUR 1140.
Corequisites: NUR 1210C.

Degrees Offered: A.S., B.S.N.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 2 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.