NUR 150 Maternal - Child Nursing

7 Credit Hours • 165 Contact Hours (45 Lecture, 30 Lab, 90 Clinical)

Prerequisite: Permission of program director. NUR 109

Corequisite: BIO 211, NUR 106

NUR 150 provides for the acquisition of maternal/child nursing theory, as well as application of mental health concepts, communication, collaboration, caring, and critical thinking/clinical reasoning necessary for safe, family-centered nursing care to childbearing families and children that is developmentally and culturally appropriate. Incorporates evidence-based practice, standards of practice, quality improvement, and legal and ethical responsibilities of the nurse. Application of knowledge and skills occurs in the nursing skills laboratory and in a variety of maternal/child and pediatric clinical settings.