NRST 1615 - Nursing Theory I
This course introduces first semester nursing students to the concepts of caring, competence, clinical judgment, coordination, and commitment. Students learn basic nursing care and communication skills. Ethical and legal issues in nursing are introduced. Emphasis is placed on knowledge of caring interventions for individual clients in structured health care settings.
Admission to the Nursing program required.
NRST 1615 - Nursing Theory I and NRST 1715 - Practicum I must be passed in the same semester with a “C” or better to meet graduation requirements.
Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 6 lab hrs/week
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