NUR 169 Transition into Practical Nursing

5 Credit Hours • 120 Contact Hours (30 Lecture, 90 Clinical)

Prerequisite: Permission of program director. NUR 106, NUR 150

Provides the student with a transition into the role of the practical nurse. Emphasis will be placed on distinguishing the practical nurses defined scope of practice related to clinical practice, communication, nursing process, ethical/legal issues and leadership skills. The student practices in the role of the practical nurse in the associated clinical experience.