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NURS 1510 Behavioral Health Nursing across the Lifespan (2-3-3)

This course builds upon the integration of concepts and skills from the foundations of nursing practice course and focuses on providing care to individuals and families experiencing behavioral health dysfunction. The course focuses on applying nursing knowledge to the promotion, maintenance and restoration of mental health in individuals and families. Clinical experiences focus on development of the nurse - client relationship, therapeutic communication, caring, culturally sensitive care, and practice within legal and ethical standards. 


Credits

3 credits

Lecture Hours

2 hours

Lab Hours

3 hours

Prerequisite

ENGL 1101, ENGL 1102, Math Elective (MATH 1101, or MATH 1111, or MATH 1112, or MATH 1113, or MATH 1113H, or MATH 1251), BIOL 1114K, BIOL 1124K, NURS 1000 & NURS 1000L

Corequisite

NURS 1510L