Academics

Course Catalog

GRAD > NURSNG > 631

The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse

Description:
The historical development, scope, and functional roles of the advanced practice nurse are analyzed. Students examine the dynamic relationships among professional organizations, health care trends, and health care policy as they influence the need for advanced practice nursing. Emphasis is placed on acquiring the knowledge and skills to assume leadership roles in the health care system. Related health professions theories, research, and opportunities for implementing changes are emphasized. Critical thinking, group dynamics, leadership skills, and role of the APN as educator are studied and modeled in classroom experiences and course assignments.

Offered in:

2015 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 15763 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info

2015 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 15763 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 7185 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info
01 1287 M 04:00 PM - 06:45 PM Curtin,Linda W01-0031 More Info

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 7185 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info
01 1287 M 04:00 PM - 06:45 PM Curtin,Linda W01-0031 More Info

2015 Summer

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01Z 2145 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info

2015 Summer

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01Z 2145 - Fischer,Mary A ON-LINE More Info