Integrated Nursing: Practical Elective

Course Code: NURS 4127

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course is offered over 13 weeks within the fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing curriculum. Students will have increasing independence in coordinating and providing nursing care in a chosen area of nursing practice. Using primary health care and population health perspectives, students will explore the experiences of populations living with a variety of health and wellness challenges. The clinical course will facilitate the integration of knowledge and past experiences and further develop independent clinical judgment and decision-making skills within the primary health care and population health framework. This course will facilitate the transition from nursing student to novice practitioner. Students will be partnered with a staff nurse preceptor for this experience. Students will also work with a faculty advisor for the course. Pre-requisites: successful completion of all previous courses in program