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NSPN 7200 - Perinatal Theory 2 Childbearing Women

Nursing Specialty Perinatal Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

NSPN 7200 builds on the concepts presented in NSPN 7100, Healthy Childbearing Experiences. The social determinants of health perspective is the framework for this course which seeks to explore common health challenges experienced during the perinatal period through the use of multifaceted case studies. Concepts of systematic inquiry, critical reflection, and clinical decision making are emphasized throughout the course.

Prerequisite(s)

NSPN 7100

Credits

3.0

Cost

$401.40 - $794.58 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2016

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2016 term.

CRN 31817

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 Distance

Instructor

Andrea Heavenor

Course Outline

Cost

$794.58

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. This is online guided learning with 1 textbook to be purchased from the bookstore. Students will receive a course information email approximately 2 to 3 weeks prior to term start.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 31819

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 Distance

Instructor

Andrea Heavenor

Course Outline

Cost

$244.13

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This is a reregistration section for students who require a course extension to complete their online guided learning course from the previous term only. Re-registration is a one-time only option.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 32135

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 Distance

Instructor

Andrea Heavenor

Course Outline

Cost

$401.40

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This challenge section is for students with perinatal experience. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7081 for approval. There is one textbook that students may purchase from the bookstore. Students will receive a course information email 2 to 3 weeks prior to term start.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Explore the relationship of social determinants of health to perinatal outcomes.
  • Integrate knowledge of fetal growth and development, normal and altered physiology, woman­centered care principles, and ethics in order to explain the care requirements for women experiencing common perinatal health challenges.
  • Utilize critical thinking and systematic inquiry skills to describe a comprehensive care plan to be followed with childbearing women and fetuses/newborns experiencing common perinatal health challenges.
  • Describe the impact of common perinatal health challenges on the maternal pregnancy experience.
  • Explain the relationship of common perinatal health challenges to the concept of intrauterine and neonatal vulnerability.

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

NSPN 7200 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Nursing
    Full-time   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  2. Perinatal Nursing Specialty (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  3. Perinatal Nursing Specialty (Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  4. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  5. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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