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Community Nursing: Facilitating Health NSSC 8600

Nursing Specialty Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course explores contemporary community health nursing, examining multiple perspectives on community, health, and relational practice. Community health nursing is examined through the lenses of primary health care, health promotion, and ethics. Clinical practice is focused on facilitating participatory dialogue with a selected group to explore perspectives on relational practice in health care.

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 8600 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 26725

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 26725
  • $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. Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order course materials.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 27264

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 27264
  • $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 8600 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:

  • Critically reflect on the concepts, community, health, and relational practice, from multiple perspectives.
  • Articulate personal values, beliefs, and assumptions related to communities, health, and relational practice.
  • Describe the scope and nature of community health nursing.
  • Examine the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice.
  • Analyze community health nursing through the lenses of primary health care, health promotion, and ethics.
  • Apply contemporary culture and diversity concepts to community health nursing.
  • Apply fundamental participatory group facilitation skills with a chosen group.
  • Demonstrate effective participatory dialogue with a group about perspectives on relational practice in health care.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Community Nursing: Facilitating Health (NSSC 8600) 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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