Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog Archived

NUR 271 - Management and Leadership Practicum


Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 0 Clinical Hours: 6 Credits: 2

Description: This course provides lab and clinical practice related to role development, leadership and management skills, legal and ethical issues, and professional values and behaviors of the registered nurse.

Prerequisite(s): Take NUR 106 , NUR 120 , NUR 138 , NUR 148 , NUR 165 , NUR 212 , NUR 214 , and NUR 224  with a minimum grade of B (80%) required.
Corequisite(s): Take NUR 265  and NUR 270 .  
Course Topics:
  • Students are required to complete 84 hours (7 12 hour shifts) of clinical practicum
  • Management of a caseload of patients in the clinical setting

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Stethescope
  • Nursing uniform
  • Pin light

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A =  90 - 100
B =   80 - 89
C =   70 - 79
D =   60 - 69
F =     0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Apply and integrate appropriate critical thinking skills and knowledge in the care of the adult population with acute life threatening illnesses or chronic medical-surgical needs.
  2. Assess and document (according to institution policies) disease processes, medication effects, treatments, etc. in timely manner.
  3. Practice appropriate professional behavior, accountability, responsibility, and verbal and non-verbal communication skills with clients, significant others, and all members of the healthcare team.
  4. Explain and document (according to institution policies) the disease processes, medications, treatments, etc. to clients and significant others prior to discharge.
  5. Demonstrate an environment of confidentiality, caring and support of the client’s decisions regarding culture, values, beliefs and lifestyles through an interdisciplinary approach.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Course Policies  that include:

  • Identity Verification
  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Orientation and Support
  • Proctored Exams

Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard Course Policies  on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Add/Drop period
  • Attendance
  • Classroom Conduct
  • Equal Access
  • IT Access
  • Online Behavior
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Student Concerns
  • Student Help Services
  • Withdrawals


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2023-2024