Summer 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)

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NURSE 305    Transition to Associate Degree Nursing    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the Associate Degree Nursing Program.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This bridge course is designed for the California Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) who is admitted for advanced placement into the second year of the Associate Degree Nursing (Registered Nursing) Program. Critical thinking skills necessary for successful role transition are emphasized throughout the course. Quality and Safety in the Education of Nurses (QSEN) concepts are incorporated into learning. Topics include care of adult and geriatric clients with specific medical-surgical nursing disorders, review of pediatrics and obstetrics, assessment skills, pharmacology, nursing process, evidence-based nursing practice, legal/ethical issues, cultural and ethnic diversity, and the educator role of the Registered Nurse (RN). Concurrent acute care hospital laboratory experience emphasizes critical thinking, problem solving, decision making, and the implementation of nursing theory into practice.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 09-Jun 26
TWThF     09:30AM-02:00PM LEC M.Kraft              ARC MAIN HeEd 716          
TWThF     09:30AM-02:00PM LEC L.Nowicki            ARC MAIN HeEd 716          

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 30-Jul 17
TWThF     05:45AM-06:35AM LAB M.Kraft              Off Campus Hospital      10310 
TWThF     05:45AM-06:35AM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital      10310 Textbook
TWThF     06:45AM-11:15AM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital      10310 Textbook
TWThF     11:25AM-03:30PM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital      10310 Textbook

NURSE 310    Pharmacology and Implications for Health Care Practitioners    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents the principles of drug therapy as they apply to treating disease and maintaining health. It covers the metabolism and action of drugs, absorption, duration of action, distribution in the body, and adverse drug reactions. Major drug classes are included, as well as their related implications for people receiving these drugs. How these drugs affect the body systems are also covered. Administration of the medications according to nursing professional standards and health care professionals are discussed.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
M         09:00AM-01:15PM LEC A.Marchi             ARC MAIN HeEd 710        10422 
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Marchi             ARC MAIN Online          10422 Textbook

Summer 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: August 11, 2015