Spring 2018 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, Jan 13-May 16

MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECE.De GuzmanSCC MAIN T10 00118950Textbook
MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECR.DhandaSCC MAIN T10 00118950Textbook
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABE.De GuzmanOff Campus Hospital
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABR.DhandaOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:40AMLABE.De GuzmanOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:40AMLABR.DhandaOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABE.De GuzmanOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABR.DhandaOff 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, Jan 13-May 16

MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECR.MaedaSCC MAIN T06 117808Textbook
MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECJ.GossettSCC MAIN T06 117808Textbook
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABR.MaedaOff Campus Hospital
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABJ.GossettOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:25AMLABR.MaedaOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:25AMLABJ.GossettOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABR.MaedaOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABJ.GossettOff 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, Jan 13-May 16

MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECH.RiceSCC MAIN T04 120373Textbook
MTh09:00AM-12:05PMLECD.MarshallSCC MAIN T04 120373Textbook
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABD.MarshallOff Campus Hospital
M01:00PM-04:15PMLABH.RiceOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:25AMLABD.MarshallOff Campus Hospital
TW06:35AM-10:25AMLABH.RiceOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABD.MarshallOff Campus Hospital
TW11:00AM-02:35PMLABH.RiceOff Campus Hospital

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 15, 2017