NUR 2013 NURSING TRANSITION FOR LPN/RN

This course is designed to facilitate the student’s transition from practical nursing to the role of registered nurse. Content in this course is meant to supplement and augment content learned in a practical nurse program. Topics include Nursing Process, Therapeutic Communication, Role Transition, Pharmacology, Expanded Assessment Skills, Computer Skills Orientation and Dosage Calculation. Upon successful completion, the student will progress to the fall semester of the Associate Degree Nursing program. Pre-requisites: Completion of prerequisites for Associate Degree Nursing program. Credit: 3 credit hours (2 theory clock hours per week with 1 lab hour ratio of 1 to 3; 30 total theory clock hours and 45 total lab clock hours)