NURS 3408 Art and Science of Nursing
Prerequisite(s): (CHEM 1404/1004 or higher) and BIOL 1414/1014 and BIOL 2404/2004 and BIOL 2414/2014 and ENGL 1320 and ENGL1330 and MATH 1313 and PSYC 1313 and PSYC 2301 and PSYC 3301 and GOVT 2313 and Formal acceptance to the Nursing Program and GPA of 3.0
Corequisite(s): NURS 3222/3022 and NURS 3309 and NURS 3323/3023 and NURS 3008
Students learn systematic approaches, basic skills, and professional attitudes for providing care and therapeutic interventions used to promote health in clients across the lifespan and assist these clients with activities of daily living. This course incorporates knowledge of humans in health and illness, aesthetic perception of human experiences, personal understanding of self and others, and the capacity to make legal and ethical choices. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking and legal and ethical decision-making. The course incorporates the principles learned in NURS 3323. This is a four-semester hour course, including 90 clinical hours.