Clinical Courses

NU226 Introduction to Nursing Practice

This is the first clinical nursing course where the learner acquires basic skills in critical thinking, as well as an understanding of the psychosocial and scientific basis of nursing care in a sub-acute clinical setting.

NU310 Adult Health Nursing

This is the first of two courses centering on adult health nursing in the acute care setting. Adult Health Nursing I is the study of comprehensive complex nursing care aimed at promotion, restoration and maintenance of health in adults.

NU335 Maternity and Women’s Health

The focus of this clinical nursing course is on the normal pregnancy, labor, birth, recovery and quality of life in the childbearing phase of the lifecycle.

NU345 Mental Health Nursing

This course presents theoretical concepts of psychiatric mental health nursing to assist the student in using the nursing process to improve quality of life by meeting the mental health care needs of diverse urban client systems.

NU430 Community Health  

The course enables students to perform comprehensive interventions designed to improve public health and the care of populations in communities.

NU435 Pediatric Nursing

This course is an introduction to pediatric nursing with an emphasis on the common health problems of infants, children, and adolescents.

NU455 Nursing Synthesis and Capstone

In the Synthesis and Capstone course students provide direct care to acutely ill patients and their families while working one on one with a baccalaureate prepared registered nurse staff preceptor.