NUR 2300 - Nursing of Children

Overview

Department(s)
Nursing
Description
Introduction to nursing care of children from infancy through adolescence, and their families. Developing an awareness of the physiological and psychosocial adaptation that may occur during childhood is emphasized. The synthesis of prior facts and principles from the biological, physical and behavioral sciences when utilizing the nursing process is expected. Normal growth and development, nutrition and anticipatory guidance are discussed. Health care maintenance of children as well as concepts relevant to hospitalized children are included. Class work for the typical week will consist of lecture discussion - 6 hours, weekly on-campus labs/simulation, and health agency experience - 8 hours. It is essential to engage in addition practice for the maintenance of skills. Provisions are available for additional time in the college laboratory for practice.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring
Academic Career
Undergraduate Kingsborough CC

Credits

Minimum Units
5
Maximum Units
5
Academic Progress Units
5
Repeat For Credit
No

Components

Name
Clinical
Hours
4
Name
Laboratory
Hours
1.5
Name
Lecture
Hours
3

Requisites

None

Course Schedule

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