NRS 217 Professional Issues, Leadership and Synthesis
NRS 217- Professional Issues, Leadership and Synthesis
Course Number & Name: NRS 217 Professional Issues, Leadership and Synthesis
Credit Hours: 2.0 Contact Hours: Lecture: 1.0 Lab: 3.0 Clinical:
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or better in NRS 206, completion of all general education degree requirements
Co-requisites: Concurrent Courses: NRS 216
Course Description: This is a course where students integrate all nursing concepts. The focus is on analysis, synthesis and application of current professional trends and issues that impact nursing practice. The role of members in the profession is explored and operationalized. Laboratory consists of simulation activities that further enhance student’s critical thinking, clinical decision making skills and the successful achievement of an NCLEX-style test.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following: