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NSPN 7740 - Introduction to Sexual Health Rehabilitation 1

Nursing Specialty Perinatal Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

This is course one of a two part introductory course of human sexuality in the context of a health care practice and sexual health rehabilitation. Two stand-alone 3-credit courses are available, of which Course #1 is a required prerequisite for Course #2. This course will cover the interplay between physiological, psychological and social contexts of sexuality and sexual function as well as exploring the health care professional’s personal values and beliefs around sexuality. Sexual issues stemming from medical, surgical and psychiatric illnesses will be introduced, with a focus on chronic illness and disability.

Prerequisite(s)

Registered Nurses & Allied Health Registrants must have a diploma or degree in a health profession or discipline, which may include (Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Medical interns or residents, Physicians, Kinesthesiologists, Massage therapists, Midwives, Occupational therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Social Workers). Undergraduate students may take the course with permission from BCIT.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$761.38

Fall 2014

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

CRN 39372

Mon Sep 08 - Fri Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 28 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$761.38

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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 has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

CRN 40022

Mon Sep 08 - Fri Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 28 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$232.01

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This is a reregistration section for those who were not able to complete in the previous term.
  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

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Examine his/her values and beliefs around sexuality and the myths and misconceptions in society.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of sexual response and biophysical models.
  • Describe typical changes to sexuality throughout the life cycle.
  • Analyze issues in sexual health care in the context of personal, cultural and societal beliefs and behaviours.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Professional boundaries and ethics in this area of patient care.
  • Utilize the PLISSIT model of intervention in promoting sexual health.
  • Introduction to the applicability of the Sexual Health Framework.
  • Identify how and when to refer to appropriate resouces.
  • Analyze ongoing learning needs through journaling, discussion group work, modules, and instructor feedback.

Related Programs

NSPN 7740 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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