WCJC College Catalog 2010-2011 by Wharton County Junior College

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theory skills and concepts direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences 96 clinical hours liability insurance student uniform and completion of the hepatitis b immunization series must be completed prior to class prerequisite admission to program vnsg 1505 offered fall semester type tech vnsg 1231 pharmacology 2:2:0 fundamentals of medications and their diagnostic therapeutic and curative effects are surveyed includes nursing interventions utilizing the nursing process 32 contact hours prerequisite successful completion of all first semester courses offered spring semester type tech vnsg 1234 pediatrics 2:2:0 study of childhood diseases and childcare from infancy through adolescence focus on the care of the well and the ill child utilizing the nursing process 32 contact hours prerequisite successful completion of all first semester courses offered spring semester type tech vnsg 1238 mental illness 2:2:0 study of human behavior with emphasis on emotional and mental abnormalities and modes of treatment incorporating the nursing process 32 contact hours prerequisite successful completion of all second semester courses offered summer semester type tech vnsg 1304 foundations of nursing 3:3:0 this is an introduction to the nursing profession including history standards of practice legal and ethical issues and role of the vocational nurse topics include mental health therapeutic communication cultural and spiritual diversity nursing process and holistic awareness 48 contact hours prerequisite admission to program offered fall semester type tech vnsg 1327 essentials of medication administration 3:3:0 general principles of medication administration including determination of dosage preparation safe administration and documentation of multiple forms of start smart wharton county junior college drugs are introduced instruction includes various systems of measurement prerequisite admission to program offered fall semester type tech vnsg 1330 maternal-neonatal nursing 3:3:0 utilization of the nursing process in the assessment and management of the childbearing family is studied emphasis is placed on the bio-psycho-socio-cultural needs of the family during the phases of pregnancy childbirth and the neonatal period including abnormal conditions 48 contact hours prerequisite successful completion of all first semester courses offered spring semester type tech vnsg 1423 basic nursing skills 4:3:5 mastery of entry-level nursing skills and competencies for a variety of healthcare settings utilization of the nursing process is the foundation for all nursing interventions 128 contact hours prerequisite admission to program offered fall semester type tech vnsg 1429 medical-surgical nursing i 4:4:0 application of the nursing process is used in the care of adult patients experiencing medical-surgical conditions in the health-illness continuum a variety of health care settings utilized 64 contact hours prerequisite admission to program offered fall semester type tech vnsg 1432 medical-surgical nursing ii 4:4:0 this is a continuation of medical-surgical nursing i with application of the nursing process to the care of adult patients experiencing medical-surgical conditions in the health illness continuum includes a variety of health care settings 64 contact hours prerequisite successful completion of all first semester courses offered spring semester type tech vnsg 1505 health science 5:4:2 an introduction to the general principles of anatomy and physiology nutrition and microbiology that are necessary for understanding body processes and basic principles underlying health promotion and therapeutic interventions 96 contact hours prerequisite admission to program offered fall semester type tech 151