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NURS 4100 Nursing Care of Special Client Populations

An asynchronous online course that explores the role of the nurse in providing health care to clients in a variety of culturally diverse communities. Students will learn methods for assessing community health needs, techniques used to restore and maintain the health of diverse populations and strategies for promoting wellness in clients across the lifespan. Cultural and ethnic factors impacting health care beliefs and practices will be explored. Students will be challenged to use introspection and conscious examination of their own belief and values systems to increase their sensitivity, respect, and caring for others. Clinical component to this course: Clinical experiences will expose students to a variety of community health environments providing opportunities to practice health promotion behaviors in the delivery of health care to diverse populations. 


8 credits

Lecture Hours

6 hours

Lab Hours

6 hours


Admission to RN-BSN program


NURS 4100L