PN Issues & Trends
1 Credit Hours

This course is designed to help the practical nursing student develop an awareness and understanding of responsibilities to self and career. The course content includes historical perspectives, ethical and legal considerations, professional organizations, leadership skills, career opportunity review, health resources and career responsibilities. Prerequisites: PNN-621 Life Span Health Care, PNN-622 Clinical Practicum 2, PSY-121 Developmental Psychology, HSC-112 or HSC-113 Medical Terminology, BIO-151 Nutrition, BIO-168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I with lab, BIO-173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II with lab. Co-requisites: PNN-811 Selected Clinical Nursing, PNN-731 Clinical Practicum.