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

Facilitates the transition into the role of the practical nurse with emphasis on distinguishing the defined practical nurse 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.