2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    May 28, 2023  
2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NURS 144 Nursing Success Seminar (1 credit)

Prerequisite Enrollment in the Associate Degree Nursing Program.

Course Description
Provide new nursing students with tools for success for the nursing program including the introduction to medical terminology, medical math basic, American Psychological Association (APA) writing, introduction to presentation formats, study tips and strategies for answering critical thinking questions.

Student Outcomes
1) Review a health related topic & write APA style paper
2) Present a small group presentation on a healthcare related topic
3) Develop strategies for responding to NCLEX style questions
4) Create a personal plan or strategy for success while in the nursing program
5) Demonstrate conversions of measurement and beginning competence in dosage calculations
6) Conduct a literature review for a given healthcare topic

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