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NURS 304. Professional Nursing Skills

Credits: 2
Department: Nursing Science
Description: Application of technical skills in a simulated health care delivery setting. Permission of department.
Prerequisites: Admission to the major
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab
Additional Information: Additional mandatory lab and skills practice as arranged by faculty.

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Integrate evidence-based knowledge from the arts, sciences and humanities in the performance of fundamental technical skills.
2. Formulate an awareness of individual, cultural and ethnic differences (across the lifespan) in the performance of fundamental skills.
3. Demonstrate caring behaviors in the performance of skills.
4. Evaluate the effect nursing skills have on promoting harmony in clients.
5. Develop a beginning understanding of the ANA Standards of Clinical Practice and legal responsibilities as they relate to skills performance.
6. Use critical thinking during the performance of nursing skills.
7. Demonstrate personal and professional growth in the laboratory setting.

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