May 30, 2024  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

NURS 305 - Foundations of Nursing


Foundational concepts necessary for providing safe, holistic, patient-centered care to a diverse patient population while integrating the legal and ethical responsibilities as a provider of care. Introduction to critical thinking, evidence-based practice, and the nursing process. Identification of communication techniques used when interacting with patients and members of the interdisciplinary team.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: BIOS 213 and BIOS 357 and FCNS 201; and FCNS 280 or PSYC 225. CRQ: UHHS 350 or NURS 349X; and NURS 302.

Credits: 3