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Effective Fall 2014. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
NRS104LC Nursing Process I Clinical Lab Credit Hours: 3.00
This is the Clinical Lab portion of NRS 104.
Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): WRT 101.
Course Corequisites: HCA 102, HCA 155, NRS 104, NRS 104LS
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS104LS Nursing Process I Skills Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
This is the Skills Lab portion of NRS 104.
Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): WRT 101.
Course Corequisites: HCA 102, HCA 155, NRS 104, NRS 104LC
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS104 Nursing Process I Credit Hours: 4.00
Nursing 104 introduces the student to the application of the nursing process and to the concepts of client, health, environment and nurse with emphasis on caring for the adult and older adult client. This course introduces the student to behaviors that serve as the basis of effective nursing practice: (1) a safe practitioner, (2) an effective communicator, (3) a manager/teacher, (4) a culturally competent/caring healthcare provider, and (5) professional and ethical issues of being a nurse. The student applies nursing theory in the college laboratory and the clinical setting while caring for adults and older adults in acute care, long term care and community environments.
Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): WRT 101.
Course Corequisites: HCA 102, HCA 155, NRS 104LC, NRS 104LS
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS105LC Nursing Process II Clinical Lab Credit Hours: 4.00
This is the Clinical Lab portion of NRS 105.
Prerequisite(s): HCA 102, 155, NRS 104, 104LC, 104LS, WRT 101. Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240.
Course Corequisites: NRS 105, NRS 105LS
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS105LS Nursing Process II Skills Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
This is the Skills Lab portion of NRS 105.
Prerequisite(s): HCA 102, 155, NRS 104, 104LC, 104LS, WRT 101. Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240.
Course Corequisites: NRS 105, NRS 105LC
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS105 Nursing Process II Credit Hours: 4.00
Continuation of NRS 104. Application of the nursing process and expansion on the concepts of client, health, environment and nurse, with emphasis on caring for adult clients with common health alterations. Expansion of behaviors that are the basis of effective nursing practice: (1) safe practitioner, (2) effective communicator, (3) manager/teacher, (4) a culturally competent/caring healthcare provider, and (5) professional and ethical issues of being a nurse. Includes additional application of theory in the college laboratory and the clinical setting in acute care environments.
Prerequisite(s): HCA 102, 155, NRS 104, 104LC, 104LS, WRT 101. Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240.
Course Corequisites: NRS 105LC, NRS 105LS
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS188LS Transition to Associate Degree Nursing Skills Lab Credit Hours: 1.00
This is the Skills Lab portion of NRS 188.
Corequisite(s) or/ Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240.
Course Corequisites: NRS 188
Information: In order to enroll in this course, the student must hold a current valid Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license in Arizona. The student must also meet all admission criteria for the Associate Degree Nursing Program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS188 Transition to Associate Degree Nursing Credit Hours: 4.00
Non-clinical course facilitating transition of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) into the Pima Community College Associate Degree Nursing program. Includes role transition through the application of the nursing process and orients the student to the philosophy, major concepts and program outcomes of the ADN program, and focuses on adult clients experiencing selected health alterations.
Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240.
Course Corequisites: NRS 188LS
Information: In order to enroll in this course, the student must hold a current valid Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license in Arizona. The student must also meet all admission criteria for the Associate Degree Nursing Program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS196 Independent Study in Nursing Credit Hours: 1-9.00
Content to be determined by conference between student and instructor.
Prerequisite(s):
Course Corequisites:
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
NRS201LC Nursing Process III Clinical Lab Credit Hours: 4.00
This is the clinical lab portion of NRS 201.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240, NRS 105, 105LC, 105LS Corequisite(s) or Prerequisite(s): BIO 127IN or FSN 127, WRT 102.
Course Corequisites: NRS 201, NRS 203
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS201 Nursing Process III Credit Hours: 5.00
Continuation of NRS 105 or NRS 188. Application of the nursing process and expansion of the concepts of nurse, health, client, and environment, with an emphasis on the family and child and clients with mental health disorders. Includes content related to the roles of safe practitioner, effective communicator, manager/teacher and culturally competent/caring healthcare provider. Also includes professional and ethical issues related to provision of nursing care. Also includes additional clinical application of selected nursing skills and knowledge of the developing family and child and clients with mental health disorders.
Prerequisite(s): NRS 201: BIO 205IN, ECE 107 or PSY 240, NRS 105, 105LC, and 105LS.
Course Corequisites: NRS 201LC, NRS 203
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS202CA Nursing Process IV Clinical Lab - A Credit Hours: 3.50
This is the Clinical Lab Part A portion of NRS 202.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 127IN or FSN 127IN, NRS 201, 201LC, 203, and WRT 102.
Course Corequisites: NRS 202, NRS 202CB
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course. Involves student completion of a five-week preceptorship in an assigned healthcare setting.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS202CB Nursing Process IV Clinical Lab - B Credit Hours: 2.50
This is the Clinical Lab Part B portion of NRS 202.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 127IN or FSN 127IN, NRS 201, 201LC, 203, and WRT 102.
Course Corequisites: NRS 202, NRS 202CA
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course. Involves student completion of a five-week preceptorship in an assigned healthcare setting.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS202 Nursing Process IV Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of NRS 201. Application and synthesis of the nursing process with expansion of the concepts of client, health, environment and nurse. Includes further development of performance behaviors that will serve as the basis of effective nursing practice: (1) safe practitioner, (2) effective communicator, (3) manager/teacher, (4) culturally competent/caring health care provider, (5) professional and ethical practitioner. Also includes the application of nursing theory in the clinical setting while caring for adults with complex health alterations.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 127IN or FSN 127IN, NRS 201, NRS 201LC, 203 and WRT 102.
Course Corequisites: NRS 202CA, NRS 202CB
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course. Involves student completion of a five-week preceptorship in an assigned healthcare setting.
Offered: Fall, Spring.
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NRS203 Trends and Issues in Nursing Credit Hours: 1.00
Exploration of the role of the nurse as a safe practitioner with legal and ethical responsibilities. Includes current issues and trends in nursing and health care delivery and the role of the nurse as a member of the profession.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 205, ECE 107 or PSY 240, NRS 105, 105LC, and 105LS. Corequisite(s) / Prerequisite(s): BIO 127IN or FSN 127IN, and WRT 102
Course Corequisites: NRS 201, NRS 201LC
Information: Students must be admitted to the PCC Nursing program and obtain consent of the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
Offered: Fall, SPring.
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