Health-Sciences - Course - Nursing Practicum I

  • Course Code: NURS322
  • Credits: 4
  • Hours Distribution: 0Lec;12Pract;0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

A clinical course that provides an experience of incorporating concepts learned including nursing related knowledge, into clinical practice. Students work with their preceptors to synthesize knowledge and skills gained from previous coursework and apply it into practice. Emphasis is placed on refining nursing process skills with particular attention given to prioritization of care. The practicum provides an opportunity for the students to enhance their professional practice and demonstrate competency in standards of care, application of evidence, professionalism, and safe and legal practice. Pre-req: NURS310, NURS319.