Contemporary Issues in Nursing

(2,0) 2

Course analyzes contemporary and future issues involving the professional nurse. The course further explores role socialization from nursing student to BSN-prepared nurse. Course reviews the legal responsibilities and professional regulation of nursing practice. Selected social, ethical, political, economic and legal issues will be examined. For Pre Licensure BSN majors, prerequisites are: HLTH328, 352 and NURS325, 327, 326. For Post Licensure majors (RN-BSN), prerequisite is NURS360.