Pediatric Nursing

This course is designed to further develop students' theoretical knowledge and clinical application of the nursing process as it applies to children and childrearing families in acute care and community settings. Emphasis is on the care of sick children from birth through adolescence, the care of childrearing families, and on wellness promotion. Additional foci include: enhancement of students' knowledge, communication skills, and clinical judgement related to the care of children and childrearing families. This course includes didactic, clinical and nursing skills laboratory experiences. Prerequisite: successful completion of all previous ADN nursing courses.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 5
Lecture hours: 5
Additional Course Fees

Last updated: 08/10/2021