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Undergraduate Course Details
Number NUR 446
Title Art and Science of Nursing XII
Credits 3.0
Distribution W


The concept of Public Health Nursing will be explored through the study of aggregate populations found in diverse public health settings. The nurse will focus on health promotion and examine the ethical, legal, political and economic issues surrounding health care. Leadership and management strategies will be used in the continued development of the nurse as a manager. Each student will conduct and complete a substantive research based community assessment paper related to a public health issue within a designated population aggregate. Three lecture hours per week. Restricted Admission. Required of students in the RN to BSN Program. Offered only through the Evening Division. Prerequisites: NUR 360A, NUR 361A, NUR 439, & NUR 440A. Co-requisites: NUR 409 & NUR 447.