NUR 1525 is designed to promote learner development of additional nursing knowledge and skills, including clinical reasoning, while meeting the multi-dimensional needs of clients across the lifespan within complex healthcare systems. NUR 1525 focuses on safe, quality nursing care of clients with common medical-surgical health alterations. Learners will be expected to use communication competencies, including technological competencies, while participating with the healthcare team to provide client-centered care. Each learner will also be expected to act in accordance with an increasing understanding of personal accountability for compliance with professional role expectations, consistent with the values, ethics, legalities, and standards for nursing practice.
NUR 1525 includes theory, campus laboratory and clinical learning experiences. Online learning experiences are integrated components of the course.