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Course Descriptions

NURS 122: Community-Based Nursing

-Completion of NURS 112, 113, 117, BIOL 181, & PSY 101 with a C or better
-Completion with a C or better or concurrent enrollment in NURS 134, 135, BIOL 182, & ENGL 101
-Placement at college level reading

This course introduces the student to the practice of community health nursing using Orem’s self-care model. The focus is on foundational knowledge required to practice in community settings, including communication, teaching and learning, health promotion, and disease prevention. Quality management and use of power, politics, and public policy will be explored in creating and maintaining new health care delivery systems in the community. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

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