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

NUR 456 - Professional Practice Through the Lifespan

This course synthesizes the knowledge, skills, and behaviors of professional nursing practice at the baccalaureate level. Emphasis is on the multi-faceted role of the professional nurse in the provision of care across the health-illness continuum throughout the lifespan. Content is designed to assist students to assess complex patient care needs during transitions in care settings as a vital member of the inter-professional team. Standardized testing, practice questions, and a review session will be incorporated to help prepare students for licensure exam. 

Prerequisites: Senior standing in the School of Nursing and successful completion with a minimum grade of “C” in NUR 452 and NUR 453. Department consent required.

Corequisites: NUR 444, NUR 447, NUR 455, NUR 457

Course Typically Offered: Fall & Spring

Credits: 3