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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. NSPN 7200 can be challenged by experienced perinatal nurses. A course grade of 75% is needed to proceed to Clinical 1.

Prerequisite(s)

NSPN 7100

Credits

3.0

Cost

$383.48 - $761.38 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2014

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 31817

Mon Sep 08 - Fri Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 28 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$761.38

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. This is online guided learning with course materials to be ordered 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.

CRN 31819

Mon Sep 08 - Fri Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 28 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$232.01

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.

CRN 32135

Mon Sep 08 - Fri Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 28 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$383.48

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.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Course Learning Intentions

  • Develop critical thinking and communication skills within the context of caring for childbearing women and their families who face common health challenges.
  • Integrate knowledge of growth and development, normal and altered physiology, woman-centered care, cultural diversity, ethics, and guidelines of practice to plan nursing care for childbearing women and families.
  • Using a variety of sources, develop a systematic approach to inquire about common perinatal health challenges.
  • Examine the impact of the illness experience on pregnancy.
  • Develop an understanding of access to acute-care and community resources within the health care system.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Develop a comprehensive assessment framework to be used with childbearing women experiencing health challenges.
  • Plan nursing care for childbearing women experiencing common perinatal health challenges integrating knowledge of growth and development, normal and altered physiology, woman-centered care, cultural diversity, ethics, health promotion, uncertain motherhood, and guidelines of practice.
  • Analyze issues related to the nursing care of childbearing women with common perinatal health challenges using systematic inquiry and critical reflection.
  • Describe how childbearing families with health challenges can access acute-care and community resources within the health care system.

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

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