This course is an introduction to many facets of
the college experience including academic, personal and professional
concerns. The student will have an exposure
to the practice of necessary math skills.
ATI testing is initiated to get students acclimated to online NCLEX
style testing. Bringing Your A Game to
Work concepts will be utilized.
This course introduces the principles of pharmacology, drug classifications, and the effects of selected medications on the human body. The nursing process is used as the framework for ensuring safe and effective nursing care for clients across the lifespan.Pre-requisites: KSPN-100, KSPN-115Co-requisites: KSPN-106, KSPN-116
This course explores the art and science of nursing in this clinical course. Emphasis is placed on the nursing process, cultural and spiritual awareness, communication, data collection, performance of basic nursing skills, and documentation. Principles of safe medication administration are introduced.Pre-requisites: Admission criteria met with acceptance into the nursing program.Co-requisite: KSPN-100, PN-102A, Student must be receiving a passing grade in all co-requisites in order to be allowed to go to the clinical sites.
This course focuses on the effect of disorders of selected systems throughout the lifespan and applies the nursing process in meeting basic needs. Health promotion and maintenance, rehabilitation and continuity of care are emphasized. The role of the practical nurse is incorporated throughout.Pre-requisites: KSPN-100, KSPN-115Co-requisite: KSPN-119, KSPN-116, PN-102A
Foundations of NursingThis course explores the art and science of nursing. Emphasis is placed on the nursing process, cultural and spiritual awareness, communication, data collection, performance of basic nursing skills, and documentation. Principles of safe medication administration are introduced. Concepts and skills are enhanced in subsequent courses.Co-requisite: KSPN-115, PN-102A