University of Vermont

2011-12 Online Catalogue

Courses in Nursing & Health Sciences (NH)

NH 003 - Medical Terminology
Terminology related to medical and health sciences. Online. Prerequisite: CNHS students or DNFS majors.
Credits: 2.00
NH 050 - App to Hlth: From Pers to Syst
This course introduces students to a range of topics related to their chosen majors and future careers. Pre/co-requisite: First year College of Nursing and Health Sciences students.
Credits: 1.00
NH 095 - Special Topics
Introductory courses on health topics beyond the scope of department or college offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 3.00
NH 120 - Health Care Ethics
A study of ethical principles and applications used to help resolve dilemmas in health care delivery. Introduction to ethical decision-making models used in the practice of modern health care.
Credits: 3.00
NH 195 - Intermediate Special Topics
Intermediate courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of the normal departmental or college offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 3.00
NH 202 - D2: Social Justice and Health
Examination of the health impacts of injustice and the role of health professionals, their associations and employers in promoting social justice to improve health. Pre/co-requisites: CNHS Honors College Junior or permission of the Instructor.
Credits: 3.00
NH 251 - HC: Honors Project and Seminar
All senior Honors College students are required to complete a senior project. This course will facilitate this project for CNHS students.
Credits: 3.00
NH 252 - HC: Honors Project and Seminar
This course facilitates the completion and second half of the Honors College project. All CNHS Honors College students must enroll in the NH 251-NH 252 sequence.
Credits: 3.00
NH 292 - Independent Study
A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.
Credits: 1.00
NH 295 - Advanced Special Topics
See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 3.00
NH 301 - Clin Ethics for Hlthcare Prof.
Students will analyze clinical and organizational healthcare issues from an interdisciplinary perspective. Ethical decision-making and inter- disciplinary team skills will be developed. Pre/co-requisite: Graduate standing.
Credits: 3.00
NH 302 - Quality in Health Care
This interprofessional course provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to apply quality improvement approaches to the design and management of health care services. Cross-listed with: CTS 302.
Credits: 3.00
NH 303 - Hlth Promotion & Disease Prvnt
Students learn the value of and barriers to health promotion , health protection, and disease prevention, factors that influence personal health decisions, and preventive interventions.
Credits: 3.00
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