Nursing (NUR)

NUR 580 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Program of study not normally covered in other courses. Topics vary from semester to semester.

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NUR 581 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Program of study not normally covered in other courses. Topics vary from semester to semester.

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NUR 582 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Program of study not normally covered in other courses. Topics vary from semester to semester.

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NUR 583 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Program of study not normally covered in other courses. Topics vary from semester to semester.

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NUR 584 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Program of study not normally covered in other courses. Topics vary from semester to semester.

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NUR 585 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Courses taught by tutorials; directed independent readings or research; problem reports, and other activities designed to fill needs of individual students.

Attributes: No Textbook Required
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NUR 586 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Courses taught by tutorials; directed independent readings or research; problem reports, and other activities designed to fill needs of individual students.

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NUR 587 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Courses taught by tutorials; directed independent readings or research; problem reports, and other activities designed to fill needs of individual students.

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NUR 588 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Courses taught by tutorials; directed independent readings or research; problem reports, and other activities designed to fill needs of individual students.

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NUR 602 Theoretical Found in NUR3 Credit hours   

Provides students with opportunity to relate a philosophical and theoretical base to concepts and processes inherent in nursing. Emphasis is on analysis of nursing theories and their relationship and application to research and practice.

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NUR 604 Leadership in Nursing3 Credit hours   

Explores the theoretical basis for effective leadership in nursing. Emphasis is placed on analysis of leadership, characteristics and behaviors of leaders, and the role of the nurse leader.

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NUR 606 Advanced Nursing Research3 Credit hours   

Provides the opportunity to develop a research approach to nursing situations. Focus is upon the development of a research proposal. (PR or CR: NUR 602)

Pre-req: NUR 602.

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NUR 608 Issues in Health Care3 Credit hours   

Explores and evaluates concerns germane to contemporary nursing. Focus is upon the role of nursing in addressing health issues affected by social, economical, political and technological forces.

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NUR 616 Curr Dev in Nursing3 Credit hours   

Introduces the various components in the curriculum develop- ment process. Emphasis is on philosophy, objectives, curriculum designs and program evaluation. Factors influencing curriculum development implementing evaluation and nursing curriculum patterns are examined. (NUR 602)

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NUR 618 Teaching in Nursing3 Credit hours   

Investigates the responsibilities of the educator in contemporary nursing. Emphasis is upon the instructional process. Practicum allows student to practice the role of the teacher in a variety of educational experiences. (PR: NUR 616)

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NUR 619 Practicum: Teach Nursing6 Credit hours   

Guided experience in didactic teaching of nursing clinical teaching,supervision and evaluation of students. PRE: NUR 618

Pre-req: NUR 618 (may be taken concurrently) and NUR 606.

Concurrent PR: NUR 618
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NUR 620 Adv Pathophysiology I2 Credit hours   

Advanced knowledge of body systems altered by disease and/or injury. The body systems or diseases studied will include: cell, cardiovascular, pulmonary, digestive, musculoskeletal, neurologic and reproductive across the lifespan.

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NUR 621 Adv Pathophysiology II2 Credit hours   

Advanced knowledge of body systems altered by disease and/or injury including: hematologic, genes, immunity, cancer, endocrine, renal, urologic, and integumentary across the lifespan.

Pre-req: NUR 620.

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NUR 622 Advanced Physical Assessment5 Credit hours   

Introduction to knowledge and skills essential for compre- hensive health assessments, analysis of data, formulation of diagnoses, development of the therapeutic plans and imple- mentation of health promotion and maintenance activities. Practicum included. (PR or CR: NUR 602)

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NUR 624 Adv Family Nursing Practice I5 Credit hours   

Provides advanced knowledge of common and acute self- limiting health problems of individuals and families of various age groups. Includes pathology and therapeutic modalities related to specific health problems. Practicum included. (PR: NUR 622 CR: NUR 606)

Pre-req: NUR 622.

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NUR 626 Adv Family Nursing III5 Credit hours   

Provides advanced knowledge of chronic illness and the long-term management of health care problems. Includes pathology and therapeutic modalities related to management of chronic health problems. Practicum included. (PR: NUR 624)

Pre-req: NUR 624.

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NUR 642 Org Dynamics in Nursing3 Credit hours   

Focus is upon the organizational dynamics as they apply to the nurse manager in health care delivery systems.

Pre-req: NUR 604 (may be taken concurrently).

Concurrent PR: NUR 604
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NUR 644 Financial Stra In Nur Adm3 Credit hours   

Examines the financial management role of the nurse admin- istrator in relation to economic, political, and societal trends.

Pre-req: NUR 606 (may be taken concurrently).

Concurrent PR: NUR 606
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NUR 646 Nur Manage Health Care I6 Credit hours   

Focuses on the application of theories and principles re- lated to nursing management. Practicum included. (NUR 642, NUR 644).

Pre-req: NUR 606 and NUR 642 and NUR 644.

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NUR 648 Nur Manage Health Care II6 Credit hours   

Practicum focuses upon the application of the role compon- ents of the nurse manager in selected health care settings. (PR: 646).

Pre-req: NUR 646.

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NUR 663 Advanced Pharmacology I2 Credit hours   

Focus on the science of drugs and the application to patient care across the lifespan. Principles of pharmacology covered are: infectious diseases, fluids and electrolytes, peripheral nervous and cardiovascular systems.

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NUR 664 Advanced Pharmacology II2 Credit hours   

Focus is on the science of drugs and application to patient care across the lifespan. Drugs affecting the blood, respiratory, gastrointestinal, central nervous, endocrine system, anti-inflammatory, antiallergic and immunologic drugs.

Attributes: No Textbook Required
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NUR 681 Thesis1-6 Credit hours   

Individual research in a selected area of nursing under direction of a faculty member.

Pre-req: NUR 606.

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NUR 695 Internship: Adv Family Nur6 Credit hours   

Focus is upon the role of the family nurse practitioner using the case management approach in a supervised contractural work study arrangement with a health care agency. (450 hrs. minimum) (PR: NUR 626)

Pre-req: NUR 626.

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NUR 720 Adv Pharm Nurse Anes I4 Credit hours   

Study of general principles of pharmacology, pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, and biochemisty concepts, as they relate to specific anesthetic and adjunct drugs. It will also emphasize integration of this information into clinical areas regarding anesthetic uses, dosages, and side effects of these classes of drugs.

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NUR 721 Adv Pharm Nurse Anesth II3 Credit hours   

This course is a continuation of Pharmacology I with an emphasis on drugs acting on the Autonomic Nervous System, local aneshtetic agents, drugs for pain management, and cardiovascular drugs.

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NUR 735 Clinical Practice Inquiry3 Credit hours   

Integration of conceptual, theoretical, and empirical knowledge as a basis for evidence-based practice in nurse anesthesia. Examination of the processes required to develop best practice models through the systematic analysis of research.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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NUR 741 Adv HC Prac/Phys As6 Credit hours   

The Introduction ot Health Care Clinical Practicum provides the student with a beginning knowledge and proficiency in all phases of anesthetic management (pre-anesthesia, induction, maintenance, post-anesthesia)

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NUR 741-A Health Care Practicum5 Credit hours   

The Clinical Practicum prepares the student for the full scope of current practice and requires a minimum of 550 clinical cases including a variety of procedures, techniques, and speciality practice.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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NUR 741-C Health Care Practicum5 Credit hours   

Continuation of MPNA 741-A

Pre-req: NUR 741-B.

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NUR 741A Health Care Clinical Practicum1 Credit hour   

The Clinical Practicum prepares the student for the full scope of current practice and requires a minimum of 550 clinical cases including a variety of procedures, techniques and specialty practice.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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NUR 741B Nurse Anesth Prof Practice3 Credit hours   

Continuation of NUR 741.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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NUR 741C Health Care Practicum6 Credit hours   

Continuation of NUR 741.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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NUR 744 Regional Anesthesia1 Credit hour   

Continuation and conclusion of materials started in NUR 741.

Pre-req: NUR 741.

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