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Course details

This on-line course offers students the opportunity to develop their leadership knowledge and skills within the context of specialty nursing. Leadership is explored from multiple perspectives with an emphasis on contemporary theories and frameworks. Topics that are examined include followership, contextual influences, power, navigating change and transitions, and teambuilding. Students engage in a work related leadership project to apply leadership knowledge and skills to their practice.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$274.98 - $894.86 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of NSSC 8300 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 19832

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 19832
  • $894.86
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Jean Dehaan

Course outline

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Cost

$894.86

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. Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order the required course materials. This is an online course.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 41263

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 41263
  • $274.98
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Jean Dehaan

Course outline

View

Cost

$274.98

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course section is for students who require an extension to complete their course 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, students will have:

  • Analyze contemporary theories of leadership.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the complementary roles between leaders, followers, and managers.
  • Analyze contextual influences on leadership.
  • Identify personsal leadership strengths.
  • Articulate personal sources of power related to nursing.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration with stakeholders in the context of a leadership project.
  • Apply elevant change and transition strategies to a leadership project.
  • Critically reflect on teambuilding abilities.
  • Articulate ethical aspects of leadership.
  • Critically reflect on leadership development.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Creative Leadership (NSSC 8300) 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
  2. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  3. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Combined Emergency/Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  4. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  5. Specialty Nursing (High Acuity)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  6. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  7. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  8. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  9. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  10. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  11. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time
  12. Specialty Nursing (Perioperative)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time

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