Prerequisites: NURS 3001; NURS 4100; NURS 3515; NURS 3525; Instructor 's consent.
Upper Division Communication/Writing
Focuses on the communication tools of reading, speaking and writing as learning catalysts to facilitate understanding of the historical precedents for many contemporary issues and traditions in nursing and health care policy. Content includes change and teaching theories, the history of women and associated gender issues, the government role in health policy development and current problems anticipated developments into the future. The role of professional organizations, including nursing organizations, on professional development emphasized.