May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PN 121 - Practical Nursing I


This course introduces basic concepts which provide an overview of the health profession and healthcare delivery systems. Nursing behaviors, such as the nursing process, communication techniques, and legal and ethical responsibilities, are introduced. Concepts, such as nutrition, grief, health promotion, safety, self, sensory perception, sleep, and stress are discussed. Cultural diversity and growth and development across the lifespan of populations will be emphasized. 85.00 clock hours. Prerequisite: None Corequisites: SC 143 Body Structure and Function (Clock Hour Course)  and SC 143L Body Structure and Function Lab (Clock Hour Course) .