NUR 189 Transition from LPN to ADN

4 Credit Hours • 90 Contact Hours (30 Lecture, 30 Lab, 30 Clinical)

Prerequisite: Permission of program director. Acceptance into LPN/RN program

Facilitates transition of the LPN to new roles and responsibilities of the ADN, the nursing process, critical thinking, legal and ethical issues in nursing practice, and the nursing care of childbearing families and pediatric clients. Application of knowledge and skills occurs in the laboratory and maternal/child and pediatric clinical settings.