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Course Descriptions for VNSG 1510
VNSG 1510 (5 Credit Hours)
Offered at ECC
Nursing in Health and Illness III
This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite: VNSG 1509, VNSG 1204, VNSG 1327, VNSG 1360.
Corequisite/Concurrent: VNSG 2460.
Course Description: Continuation of Nursing in Health and Illness II. Further study of medical-surgical health problems of the patient including concepts of mental illness. Incorporates knowledge necessary to make the transition from student to graduate vocational nurse. Continued application of a systematic problem solving approach utilizing the nursing process, critical thinking skills along with evidence- based policies to provide nursing care to culturally, ethically and socially diverse adult patients with predictable health care needs. (4 Lec., 3 Lab.)
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.