NURS 2301 Introduction to Nursing Skills

This course introduces areas of learningthat are vital to the practice of professional nursing. These fundamental nursing concepts and practices related to the holistic delivery ofnursing care. Included are effective communication, client teaching, basic assessment skills, nutritional support, safety principles, and beginning proficiency in selected nursingskills. Skills include, but are not limited to: vital sign measurement, hygienic care, standard precaution applications, basic sterile procedure, insertion of indwelling urinary catheter, medical terminology usage, introduction to basicmedication calculation skills, and administration of medications.



Session Cycle Description

Fall, Spring, Summer