Term: Spring 2022

Subject: Professional Nursing

PRNU 111 - Research in Nursing

Provides an introduction to nursing research and its relationship to nursing theory and practice. Knowledge and skills essential for the critique and utilization of nursing research are presented. Prerequisites: PRNU 110, STAT 111 or STAT 141.

PRNU 113 - Health Assessment

Through classroom and laboratory experiences, students learn to holistically assess and differentiate healthy from at-risk or altered findings of clients in a variety of settings. Prerequisites: ANPS 019, PRNU 110, MMG 065. Co-requisites: ANPS 020.

PRNU 114 - Intro to Clinical Practice

Introduces students to the application of nursing knowledge to address basic human health problems. Course objectives are applied through supervised experiences in selected settings. Prerequisite: NFS 043. Pre/co-requisite: PRNU 113.

PRNU 131 - Health Alterations

Focus on the human experience of alterations in health for individuals and their families. Content addresses individual and family responses to disease processes from a holistic perspective. Prerequisites: PRNU 129.

PRNU 134 - Adlt Hlth Nursing I Thry & Ptm

Through classroom and practicum, students learn essential interventions for adults/elders/families experiencing health alterations. Prerequisites: PRNU 129. Pre/co-requisite: PRNU 131.

PRNU 197 - 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. Prerequisite: Agreement from a faculty sponsor and approval by the Baccalaureate Education Committee.

PRNU 198 - Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student work on individual or small team research projects under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

PRNU 231 - Chronic & Palliative Care Nurs

Nursing care of clients experiencing complex alterations in health related to the human experience of chronic illness and end of life issues. Prerequisite: PRNU 131.

PRNU 232 - Child & Adolescent Nursing

Through classroom and practicum, students learn essential nursing interventions for children/adolescents/ families experiencing health alterations. Prerequisites: PRNU 228. Co-requisites: PRNU 131 or Graduate student standing in a nursing program.

PRNU 235 - Psych/MH Nurs: Thry & Ptm

Through classroom and practicum experience students learn essential nursing interventions for clients with acute and chronic psychiatric disorders. Prerequisite: PSYS 170. Corequisite: PRNU 131.

PRNU 240 - Iss & Ldrs Prf Nurs Thr & Ptm

Focuses on issues in health care as they relate to the leadership and management roles of the professional nurse. Practicum focuses on caring for clients in an identified clinical specialty. Prerequisite: PRNU 234. Co-requisite: PRNU 231.

PRNU 243 - Transition to Prof Practice

This seminar is designed to provide practical guidance and strategies for success in the transition from the student role to the professional nursing role. Prerequisites: PRNU 234. Co-requisites: PRNU 231, PRNU 240.

PRNU 246 - Practicum Pub Health Nursing

Students will be engaged in a community-based project with a community partner (collaboration, coalition, network, and agency) and will work in collaboration with professionals in a variety of settings. Prerequisites: PRNU 245.

PRNU 248 - Applied Patho-pharmacology

Integration and application of principles and knowledge gained through the study of pathophysiology and pharmacology. A holistic and lifespan approach will be used in examining the nursing care of clients within all nursing specialties. Prerequisite: PRNU 228. Co-requisite: PRNU 243.

PRNU 249 - Nsg Care of Crit Ill Adults

Focuses on the role of the professional nurse in the delivery of holistic nursing care for adults in the critical care setting. A variety of critical care concepts are explored and interprofessional practice is highlighted. Prerequisites: PRNU 232, PRNU 234, PRNU 235, Instructor permission. Co-requisites: PRNU 231, PRNU 240.

PRNU 298 - Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student work on individual or small team research projects under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.