You will examine how nursing has changed since you last worked as a
nurse. You will learn about new roles nurses have acquired, the role nurses play in the research process, the use of research in clinical decision making and the importance of continuing professional development in nursing. You will increase your knowledge of legal and ethical issues facing nurses today. You will review communications techniques and learn about conflict management and resolution. You will also increase your knowledge of leadership and inter-professional practice and the systems approach to patient safety.
Prerequisites: Basic Computer Operation (COMP 170) (Concurrent)
Additional costs: Text(s) and print materials