NURS 352 - Nursing Research and Evidenced Based Practice, 4 credit hours
NURS 420 - Leadership and Management for the Registered Nurse, 6 credit hours
NURS 352 - Nursing Research and Evidenced Based Practice, 4 hours
Research methods are studied and published research findings are critiqued for use in nursing practice. Students will devise a research proposal that is appropriate to their Evidence Based Practice Project.
NURS 421 - Dimensions of Professional Nursing for the Registered Nurse, 4 credit hours
NURS 420 - Leadership and Management for the Registered Nurse, 6 hours
This online course is the RN-BSN capstone course that is designed for the RN-BSN student who is licensed as a registered nurse and is currently practicing nursing or has practice experience as a registered nurse. This course examines and provides a broad overview of managerial/leadership concepts, issues, roles, and functions as applied to the role of the practicing/experiencing registered nurse. The course also includes a synthesis of knowledge, theories, and clinical experiences from course work throughout the nursing major and prior clinical practice. Students develop learning contracts incorporating the roles of provider of care, designer./manager/coordinator of care, and member of the profession through a directed practice, the students will demonstrate achievement of selected AACN essentials. 135 Clinical Hours. $10 fee.
NURS 421 - Dimensions of Professional Nursing for the Registered Nurse, 4 hours
A synthesis of current and emerging trends in professional nursing practice, education, and research with attention given to legal, ethical, and legislative issues. The implications for a professional will be explored. Also included is an introduction of online learning for nursing and C-N liberal arts. $90 fee.
NURS 417. Multicultural Practicum. 1-3 hours, Offered as needed
Supervised practicum (at least 30 hours) within a cultural setting that is different from the student’s dominant/birth culture. Repeatable to a maximum of 4 hours.