Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

NUR2012 Professional Nursing Perspectives II [2].

An introduction to professional nursing practice through a Christian framework. The role of the nurse in the American and global health care systems is explored. Standards of nursing practice including ethical and legal mandates, health care systems, levels of nursing practice, and values of the Christian nurse are emphasized.

Prerequisites: NUR2002, NUR2021, cumulative grade point average of 2.50 or higher, a grade of C or better in all required science courses ([BIO1054G or BIO1014G], [CHE1014G or CHE1033/1031], and [CHE1024G or CHE1043/1041]) and complete the standardized entrance examination. (BIO1054G, CHE1014G and CHE1024G are the preferred prerequisites.)