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Fall 2017
Oct 23, 2017
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NURS 005 - Prof Nurs:Foundatns for Practi
This course is designed to introduce the first year student to professional nursing and to enable students to assess their aptitude for professional practice.  Classes will offer an introduction to the history of nursing and nursing’s evolving roles  and quality and safety education for nurses (QSEN)  competencies.  The course will introduce Georgetown’s values-based health care initiative and model of professional nursing.  Most importantly, students will have safe opportunities to develop communication skills and to prepare themselves to develop professional relationships with people from different lifestyles and backgrounds.  Nursing’s role in meeting the challenges of pain and human suffering will be highlighted and ethical challenges explored.

2.000 Credit hours
2.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Recitation

Nursing Department

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Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     

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