Course Description (Waunspe Oyakapi):
This course allows the students to be immersed in the professional world of nursing with the opportunity to demonstrate competencies within the program outcomes and to refine their nursing care practice skills. Knowledge and skills from basic and upper-division general education and nursing disciplines are integrated when implementing increasingly complex roles to deliver quality nursing care to individuals and groups in a focused clinical setting. Students will collaborate with faculty and a preceptor in a chosen care setting, planning and organizing a learning experience, and practicing professional nursing in a safe, caring, and effective manner. Within the seminar context, students will be expected to explore current literature and research utilized for health promotion and protection, health restoration, and current best nursing practices for improved patient outcomes.