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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

$393.25 - $794.14 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2016

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

CRN 42629

Mon Jan 04 - Fri Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$393.25

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This online challenge section is for experienced perinatal nurses; there is one textbook that students may purchase if they wish. Students will receive a course information email approximately 3 weeks prior to term start. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7081 for approval to register
  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 and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 41148

Mon Jan 04 - Fri Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$238.75

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This is a reregistration section for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. 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 and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 19663

Mon Jan 04 - Fri Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 Distance

Instructor

Andrea Heavenor

Course Outline

Cost

$778.72

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. This course is online guided learning with one textbook to be purchased at the bookstore. Students will receive a course information email approximately 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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Spring/Summer 2016

Below are three offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2016 term.

CRN 27862

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$400.96

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a challenge section with one textbook to be ordered from the bookstore. Students will receive a course information email approximately 2 to 3 weeks prior to term start. Please contact the Program Head for approval at 604-451-7080 or toll-free 1-800-663-6542 local 7080
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 25905

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$243.69

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This is a Re-registration section for students who did not complete the Guided Learning section in the previous term and need a one-time extension to complete.
  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 25904

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$794.14

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. This is online guided learning with one textbook to be ordered from the bookstore; all other course materials are online 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.

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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