NURS 114: Role Development

Class Program
Credits 1
In this course the student is introduced to the roles and responsibilities of the Registered Nurse in providing nursing care to clients according to the RN Scope of Practice. Emphasis is on the role of the professional nurse and provides an overview of the delivery of professional nursing practices and role development. Principles of evidence-based nursing research will be identified to guide the teaching/learning process. Content regarding legal, ethical responsibilities, quality improvement, and historical trends in nursing is provided to direct the practice of the Registered Nurse. Corequisites: NURS 115 and NURS 116. (F)