May 22, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 310 - Adult Health I (4)

Prerequisites: NURS 215 NURS 220 , NURS 225 , NURS 230 , NURS 235 NURS 240 , NURS 265  
Corequisite: NURS 315 NURS 330 , NURS 335   
This course focuses on the application of the nursing process in the provision of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention and strengthening the adult patient/client lines of defense and resistance to environmental stressors. The student will provide care for the patient/client experiencing designated stressors affecting the physiological, psychological, sociocultural, developmental, and spiritual variables. The student will provide care within the acute care environment. Both didactic and clinical portions of the course are built on the principles of effective nursing leadership, research, evidence-based practice, and safe delivery of wholistic care. This course includes two credit hours of theory (30 clock hours) and two credit hours of clinical (90 clock-hours).