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Course Description



Preparatory Skills for Nursing

Course: STU-1012
Course Credits: 3
Prerequisites: 1 group; # MTH-1000 ENG-0900(3367) RDG-0800(3366); # MTH-1040 ENG-0900(3367) RDG-0800(3366)


Through the use of applied nursing and mathematics content, prospective students interested in a nursing career will have the opportunity to obtain skills needed to achieve their educational goals. Topics include identification of learning style, critical thinking and problem solving, communica- tion skills, study strategies, reading and comprehension, medical terminology, and mathematical calculations for nursing. Students experience application of these topics through nursing lectures and campus labs.

Contact P. A. Schroeder, Director, if you have any questions pertaining to this course.

Last Update: May 9, 2012