NSG 270 - Nursing Capstone at Southside Virginia Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2016-08-01

Provides students with the opportunity to comprehensively apply and integrate learned concepts from previous nursing courses into a capstone experience. Emphasizes the mastery of patient- centered care, safety, nursing judgment, professional behaviors, informatics, quality improvement, and collaboration in the achievement of optimal outcomes of care. Provides supervised learning experiences in faculty and/or preceptor-guided college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments.
Laboratory 12 hours. Total 12 hours per week.
4 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to expand on the role of the professional nurse in the healthcare environment in preparation for practice as a registered nurse.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: NSG 210 and NSG 211

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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