NU-2171 : Health Promotion andDisease Prevention

Health promotion and disease prevention is emphasized in this theory/clinical course. It allows the student to provide beginning level direct, holistic patient care utilizing the framework of the nursing process. This care is directed toward providing health promotion, disease prevention, and therapeutic and restorative care to adults. Students are afforded the opportunity to develop beginning therapeutic communication skills with diverse populations. 4 credits (3 theory, 1 clinical) PREREQUISITES: NU 101, NU 2161/2162 AND BI0 227; PREREQUISITES OR COREQUISITES: NU 206 AND PY 122.