September 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 25, 2020  
September 2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NM 410 - Ethics in Nursing


This course is designed to introduce nursing students to ethical theory and practice with a view to enhancing both their understanding of value issues in healthcare and their future practice as healthcare professionals. Given their unique role in healthcare, nurses have special ethical responsibilities. Emphasis is placed on the development of a personal values system that includes the capacity to make and act upon ethical judgments and the ability to apply decision making in nursing practice. Semester Credit Hours 2.00 semester credit hours. Contact Hours: 30.00. Prerequisites: None.

  Corequisites: None.