Professional Practice I: Introduction to the Profession of Nursing

Course number: NURS 0121

Course length: 45 hrs

Course credits: 3 credits

Course description:

(Semester One) (Formerly 261-111)

This course is an introduction to the profession of nursing. Students examine the foundational concepts of the curriculum and how the concepts relate to nursing practice.  Students also explore the history of the profession of nursing and have the opportunity to explore and critically reflect upon the political and socioeconomic forces that have shaped the status of women in society and the evolution of the nursing profession.  Standards of nursing practice and responsibility for safe and ethical nursing practice are also explored.

Course delivery:

  • In Person

Programs this course is part of: