NURS 1163: Nursing Practice I: Individual as Client

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Course Format Lecture 0.0 h + Seminar 5.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 3.0

Course Description

This guided group-based practice course provides opportunities for students to learn and to begin developing their nursing practice and leadership skills. Students will have opportunities to work with individuals and families, in the promotion of health and wellness, within the context of varying health care settings.

The course focuses on the core concepts of critical thinking, evidenced-informed decision making, health promotion, and relational practice. Emphasis will also be placed on the student's ability to use the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) principles, roles, and competencies at the Term 1 level.

Do not register for any courses on practice days.

Students will only receive credit for one of NURS 1100 and 1160/1163.

Corequisite(s): NURS 1109, 1121, 1130, and 1160.

Note: Students are not eligible for an aegrotat or deferred standing in this course. See Policy E2007 Course Credit: Special Consideration.

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