Fall 2016 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 20-Dec 15
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC A.Marchi             SCC MAIN MOH 31          16818 
Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC E.De Guzman          SCC MAIN MOH 31          16818 Textbook
M         12:15PM-03:30PM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
M         12:15PM-03:30PM LAB E.De Guzman          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB E.De Guzman          Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB A.Marchi             Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB E.De Guzman          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 20-Dec 15
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.Marshall           SCC MAIN MOH 21          16819 
Textbook
MTh       09:00AM-12:05PM LEC H.Rice               SCC MAIN MOH 21          16819 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB D.Marshall           Off Campus Hospital        
M         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB H.Rice               Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB D.Marshall           Off Campus Hospital        
TW        06:35AM-10:25AM LAB H.Rice               Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB D.Marshall           Off Campus Hospital        
TW        11:00AM-02:35PM LAB H.Rice               Off Campus Hospital        


VN 150    Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: VN 140 with a grade of "C" or better; or current LVN license.
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 9 hours LAB
Description: This course will provide the student with the knowledge and skills to start and superimpose intravenous fluids and withdraw blood. The course meets the requirements of the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians for Licensed Vocational Nurses to become certified in IV therapy and blood withdrawal.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 19-Dec 22
MTWTh     08:00AM-12:15PM LEC H.Rice                TBA TBA                 21182 
Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-12:15PM LEC D.Marshall            TBA TBA                 21182 Textbook
MTWTh     01:15PM-03:20PM LEC H.Rice               SCC MAIN MOH 31          21182 Textbook
MTWTh     01:15PM-03:20PM LEC D.Marshall           SCC MAIN MOH 31          21182 Textbook
MTWTh     03:30PM-05:35PM LAB H.Rice               SCC MAIN MOH 31            
NEW SECTION - 21182 - as of 11/28/16
A $15.00 malpractice fee and a $50 materials fee will be due the first day of class.
On-Campus

MTWTh     03:30PM-05:35PM LAB D.Marshall           SCC MAIN MOH 31            
NEW SECTION - 21182 - as of 11/28/16
A $15.00 malpractice fee and a $50 materials fee will be due the first day of class.
On-Campus



Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2016