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NURS4025 - Nursing Care-Psychiatric Clien

Spring 2020

TThis course focuses on the nursing care of clients with mental health problems. Classroom learning provides an introduction to developmental, psychological, and biological theories in order to enhance understanding regarding the various etiologies of mental illness. Major psychiatric illnesses that are seen throughout the lifespan as well as treatment options available are addressed. In the clinical setting, students apply classroom knowledge utilizing the nursing process through assessment, identification of nursing diagnoses, as well as implementation of a plan of care to promote optimal functioning of the client with mental illness. (3 lecture, 2 lab)
Prerequisites:NURS3020 Co-requisite: NURS4026
3 Credits

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Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Course starting with NURS4025
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Credits: 3
Days: W F
Location: Moon
Room: Scaife Hall 015
Time: 08:00-10:50 am
Instructor: Szpak
Session: 3 (01/11 - 03/05/21)
Term: Spring 2021
Prerequisites:NURS3020 Co-requisite: NURS4026
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.
Class meets the first 7-weeks. Students must also schedule a clinical section of NUR4026, will have clinical on Tuesdays and Thursdays and should not schedule any other classes on those days.
Communication Skills Section.

Credits: 3
Days: W F
Location: Moon
Room: Scaife Hall 014
Time: 08:00-10:50 am
Instructor: Szpak
Session: 5 (10/25 - 12/17/21)
Term: Fall 2021
Prerequisites:NURS3020 Co-requisite: NURS4026
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.
Communication Skills Section.

Credits: 3
Days: W F
Location: Moon
Room: Scaife Hall 014
Time: 08:00-10:50 am
Instructor: Szpak
Session: 3 (08/30 - 10/22/21)
Term: Fall 2021
Prerequisites:NURS3020 Co-requisite: NURS4026
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.
This is a 7 week course with a clinical component. Students who register for NURS4025 must also register a clinical section NURS4026; clinical is every Tuesday with additional required outpatient and simulation on Thursday.
Communication Skills Section.