NUR3200 Nursing Theory- Foundations for Professional Practice 3 credits 5 weeks

This course will introduce students to theory-guided nursing practice. Students explore the role of theory in the development of nursing as a profession and are introduced to selected theorists who are affecting nursing practice today. Topics covered include the central concepts of nursing theories, main precepts of theories of nursing and the criteria for evaluating the utility of a nursing theory for its relevance to nursing practice, education or research.

Prerequisite:
NUR3000 Transition to Baccalaureate Nursing