Fall 2015 Class Schedule (SCC)



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VN 120    Meeting Adult Basic Health Needs    12 Units

Prerequisite: See Enrollment Limitations
Enrollment Limitation: BIOL 100 with a grade of "B" or better; or BIOL 430 and BIOL 431 with grade of "B" or better; AH 110, FCS 324, NUTRI 300, and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 in these four (4) courses. ENGRD 11 with a grade of "C" or better or placement through the assessment process if applicant does not have an AA Degree or higher; and, acceptance into the Vocational Nursing Program.
Hours: 108 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: This course is an orientation to Vocational Nursing and the role of the Vocational Nurse within the health care team, including historical, ethical, and legal aspects. Theory and practice introduce the nursing process and related concepts of basic human needs, life-cycle development, health-illness continuum, and major health problems related to cardiovascular, respiratory, nutrition-elimination, mobility, hormonal disturbances, and surgical interventions. Fundamental skills and responsibilities involved in patient care, including medication administration, principles of communication, health teaching, cultural diversity, and human sexuality are included. Emphasis is on assessment of patient needs and basic nursing interventions for adults of all ages.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MTh       08:00AM-11:10AM LEC C.Strella            SCC MAIN MOH 31          16552 
Textbook
MTh       08:00AM-11:10AM LEC E.Guzzetta           SCC MAIN MOH 31          16552 Textbook
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB E.Guzzetta           Off Campus Hospital        
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB B.Allert             Off Campus Hospital        
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB E.De Guzman          Off Campus Hospital        
M         12:00PM-03:15PM LAB L.Lane-Heavey        Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB B.Allert             Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB E.Guzzetta           Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB E.De Guzman          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB L.Lane-Heavey        Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB E.Guzzetta           Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB L.Lane-Heavey        Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB E.De Guzman          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB B.Allert             Off Campus Hospital        


VN 130    Meeting Health Needs of All Age Groups    12 Units

Prerequisite: VN 120 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the Vocational Nursing program
Hours: 108 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: Students apply theory in utilizing the nursing process to meet the needs of: 1) adult patients with major health problems related to more complex regulatory, cardio-vascular/respiratory, and reproductive disturbances; 2) mothers during the maternity cycle and newborns; 3) hospitalized children of various ages. Emphasis is on increasing independence in the implementation of care of the patient. Focus is also directed at enhancing the contribution of data to the care plans under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Concepts and principles related to legal and ethical aspects of nursing care, communications, health teaching, cultural diversity, and human sexuality are applied in a variety of clinical settings and with patients of all ages.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC A.Marchi             SCC MAIN MOH 21          17522 
Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC J.Ricaforte          SCC MAIN MOH 21          17522 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB J.Ricaforte          Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB R.Mitchell           Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB J.Ricaforte          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB R.Mitchell           Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB J.Ricaforte          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB R.Mitchell           Off Campus Hospital        


VN 140    Meeting Complex Adult Health Needs    12 Units

Prerequisite: VN 130 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the Vocational Nursing program
Hours: 108 hours LEC ; 324 hours LAB
Description: Students apply theoretical concepts in utilizing the nursing process to meet the needs of adult patients of all ages with major health problems related to more complex regulatory, elimination, cardiovascular/respiratory, and nutritional disorders. Emphasis is on understanding all steps of the nursing process and identifying the role of the Vocational Nurse as it relates to the nursing process. Principles related to legal and bio-ethical aspects, communication, health teaching, cultural diversity, and human sexuality are included. Management principles, the Vocational Nursing Practice Act, professional organizations, resume writing, and job search are presented.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC B.Jackson            SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 
Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC A.Marchi             SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC L.Sheppard           SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC G.Wagner             SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC M.Iredale            SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC M.Manuel             SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.Lucien             SCC MAIN MOH 27          16553 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB B.Jackson            Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB A.Navarro            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB B.Jackson            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB A.Navarro            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB B.Jackson            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB C.Strella            Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB A.Navarro            Off Campus Hospital        

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 1, 2015