Clinical Practicum 1
1.5 Credit Hours

This course provides an opportunity for students to apply Fundamentals of Nursing in Health Care in the clinical setting with adult clients through the use of assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, interventions and evaluation. A pass/fail grade is earned for this clinical course. Prerequisites: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Mandatory Reporter for child and adult abuse, completion of a 75-hour Nurse Aide class, on state of Iowa Nurse Aide Registry and BIO-168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I with lab. Co-requisites: HSC-112 or HSC-113 Medical Terminology, BIO 173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II with lab, BIO-151 Nutrition, PSY-121 Developmental Psychology, PNN-127 Fundamentals of Nursing in Health Care and PNN-206 Medication Administration for Nurses.