NSG 106 Competencies for Nursing Practice

Focuses on the application of concepts through clinical skill development.  Emphasizes the use of clinical judgment in skill acquisition.  Includes principles of safety, evidence-based practice, informatics and math computational skills.  Prepares students to demonstrate competency in specific skills and drug dosage calculation including the integration of skills in the care of clients in simulated settings.  Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments.  Prerequisite(s): MTE 1-5 and BIO 14.  Lecture 1 hour per week.  Laboratory 3 hours per week.  Total 4 hours per week.