Course Detail

Professional Nursing: Prof Nursing Pract&Soc Justice

PRNU 263 OL2 (CRN: 60522)

3 Credit Hours

For crosslists see: PRNU 263 OL1

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About PRNU 263 OL2

Course will focus on social justice for individuals, families, and groups recognized as marginalized within our society. Prerequisite: Admission to Alternate Track - VT RN program. PRNU 60, 111, 113, NAT majors only.

Instructor

Sarah Abrams ()

Related Program

RN to BS Program

Notes

Hospital Sponsored RN-BS majors only; Dates: June 29 - August 7, 2015; Cross listed with PRNU 263 OL1

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Section Description

This course will focus on using proven change processes, leadership, ethical principles, cultural competence, and clinical and policy knowledge to decrease inequities among individuals, families, and groups that are recognized as marginalized within our society. Major conceptual areas include health disparities, diversity, teaching /learning, professional nursing practice, group dynamics, social justice, leadership, and change agency. You should be able to articulate a fairly deep understanding of these concepts by the end of the course. Throughout the course your reflection is important. We will examine real world strategies to make social justice a central component of contemporary nursing practice.

Section Expectation

Active participation throughout the course Critical thought related to data, research, written opinions Integration of scholarly work, practice, independent topical research

Evaluation

Readings as assigned as a basis for Discussion 50% Book review 20% Multi-media electronic presentation 30%

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Location

Online Course (View Campus Map)

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