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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NUR 103 - Foundations of Nursing Practice II

Along with NUR 101 and NUR 102, this foundational nursing course introduces students to nursing theory, the nursing process, ethical principles, the nurse’s role in advocacy, health policy, quality improvement and self-care.  In addition, the course also expands on patient-centered care, evidence-based practice, communication and collaboration among inter-professional teams, and the use of informatics.  Global health issues and their impact on nursing practice as well as the future of nursing practice will be covered.

Prerequisites: Nursing Major; minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, and a minimum grade of C or better in BIO 100 and NUR 101

Corequisites: BIO 208

Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring

Credits: 3