Aug 23, 2019  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VNSG 1304 - Foundations of Nursing I

3 credit hours.
Lecture/Lab/Clinical: Three hours of lecture and one hour of lab each week.
Prerequisite: Admission to the Vocational Nursing program.
Introduction to the nursing profession including history, standards of practice, legal and ethical issues, and role of the vocational nurse. Topics include mental health, therapeutic communication, cultural and spiritual diversity, nursing process, pharmacokinetics, and holistic awareness, including nutrition, sleep/rest activity, coping, and roles/relationships across the life span.

Note: Additional course fee(s) required.