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Community Nursing: Facilitating Health Action NSSC 8800

Nursing Specialty Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Based on the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice, this course provides opportunities for exploring contemporary perspectives on health promotion, protection of health, a community health nursing process, and participatory decision making. Clinical experience occurs through engaging in participatory dialogue with a selected group; exploring salient health issues; and facilitating collective health action.

Prerequisite(s)

NSSC 8600

Credits

3.0

Cost

$269.51 - $877.25 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are two offerings of NSSC 8800 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 26666

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 26666
  • $877.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Corrine Schneider

Course outline

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Cost

$877.25

Important information
  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.
  3. Prerequisite: Completion of the Advanced Specialty Certificate. Course delivery is online.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 28555

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 28555
  • $269.51
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

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Cost

$269.51

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course is for students who require an extension to complete NSSC 8800 from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time option only.
Status

In Progress

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

Learning Outcomes

As licensed health care practitioners, all learners will practice in accordance with professional standards of practice throughout the course. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice to a selected group.
  • Analyze contemporary health promotion and health protection perspectives.
  • Facilitate group communication skills through participatory dialogue and decision making with a selected group.
  • Develop collaborative professional relationships to promote health and build capacity with a selected group.
  • Apply a Community Health Nursing process with a selected group.
  • Apply the Population Health Promotion Model with a selected group.
  • Identify salient health issues for a selected group through participatory dialogue.
  • Analyze salient health issues in terms of health determinants and salient socio-environmental influences
  • Synthesize a community health diagnosis in collaboration with a selected group.
  • Build sustainable agreements about appropriate health action strategies with selected group.
  • Develop an implementation plan for health action that includes building group capacity in collaboration with a selected group.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Community Nursing: Facilitating Health Action (NSSC 8800) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Combined Critical Care/Emergency Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  2. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  3. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Combined Emergency/Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  4. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  5. Specialty Nursing (High Acuity)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  6. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  7. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  8. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  9. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  10. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  11. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  12. Specialty Nursing (Perioperative)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning

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