Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

NUR 225 ‡ Bridge: Practical Nurse to Registered Nurse (3)

Prerequisite(s): BIO 201, BIO 202, NUR 121A, and NUR 203, all with a grade of B or better; ENG 101, ENG 102, PSY 101, and PSY 240; and admission into the nursing program.

For second-year re-entering nursing students who have been out of nursing studies at Cochise College for more than one year, and for second-year nursing students who are challenging into the program from other nursing programs. Provides a detailed update of the philosophy, policies, and procedures of the Cochise College nursing program and a comprehensive review of concepts and skills necessary to provide basic nursing care to patients in variety of settings. Emphasis is on the care of obstetric clients, pediatric clients, and adult clients with selected health alterations.

2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.