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NSG 1450 Professional Nursing I: Introduction to the Role of the Professional Nurse

Introduces the scope and practice of the nursing profession. Examines the role of the nurse in the health care team including communication and collaboration. Applies basic legal, ethical, and safety principles to the practice of nursing. A minimum of 25 class hours. This is a blended course containing both face-to-face and online elements.

Prerequisites: ALH 1101 and BIO 1141 and ENG 1101 and NSG 1200

Course Outcomes
  • Explain the impact of technological resources on safe patient care.
  • Outline the principles of safe nursing practice and evidence based care.
  • Differentiate the major types of healthcare organizations.
  • Identify the scope, practice, and roles of the professional nurse.
  • Apply basic therapeutic communication skills.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Nursing
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Miller
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Restricted to NUR Majors
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TH from 12:00PM to 1:50PM
Section: 112
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TH from
12:00PM to 1:50PM
Section: 112
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Gaffney
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Restricted to NUR Majors
Open Seats: 3
Meets: M from 1:00PM to 2:50PM
Section: 128
Open Seats: 3
Meets: M from
1:00PM to 2:50PM
Section: 128
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Kinzeler
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Restricted to NUR Majors
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TH from 4:00PM to 5:50PM
Section: N40
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TH from
4:00PM to 5:50PM
Section: N40