NURS 81
Fundamental Nursing (Non-Acute/Sub-Acute Care)


Course Description

Introduction to the foundation for entry into the field of nursing. Orem's model of self-care is used as the basis to study the health-illness continuum, the legal and ethical issues, safety principles, and the process of coping related to nursing practice. Goal-directed therapeutic communication techniques, principles of medical and surgical asepsis, and safe administration of medications by non-parenteral routes will be introduced. The nursing process is also a basis for all client interactions. Beginning teaching/learning principles will be explored to assist the client toward self-care.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
01460 NURS 81 1 ·T····· 06:30 AM-10:20 AM Darlene Frie SC3103

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.
Footnotes:
NURS-081.-01: This class will meet week 1 (Jan 8) and week 6 (Feb 12) in room S73. The rest of the class meetings will be in S81.


Course Details

Units
4 Units
Hours
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisites

Prerequisite
Admission into the De Anza College Nursing Program.
Co-requisite
NURS 81 students must also enroll in NURS 81L.
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