SMED 720 Module 4 P. Potter
Course Name: Nursing Fundamentals
Course Number: NURS 110 Credit Hours: 6 Credit Hours (4 Lecture Contact Hours, 2 Lab Contact Hours)
Placement: 2nd Semester
Prerequisites: BIOL 230, PSYC 201, ENGL101, MATH 101/110, Admission to Nursing
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to: Utilize the nursing process to develop a patient-centered plan of care.Interpret systematically collected information.Demonstrate effective communication with individuals, families, and the health care team.Perform safe caring nursing interventions.Identify patient-centered teaching and learning needs.Explain the relationship of professional behavior and the delivery of safe quality care.
Assessment Measures: The assessment of learning outcomes will be measured using the following methods: Case Studies, quizzes, periodic exams, comprehensive final exam, care plans, assignments/activities, online discussion boards, online activities, and clinical skills evaluation.
Methods of Evaluation:
Exam 1 15%
Exam 2 15%
Exam 3 16%
Exam 4 16%
Quizzes/assignments/Merlot 4 %
HESI 4 %
Final Exam (comprehensive) 30 %
Total 100 %
Syllabus Disclaimer: This syllabus, course calendar, and clinical schedule are subject to change at the discretion of the course coordinator and/or faculty. Changes will be communicated via blackboard as an addendum.