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International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This course builds on the concepts presented in NSNE 7100, 7200, 7300, 7900 and 7911. This combination theory and clinical course delivers twelve weeks of guided independent study, a workshop, and 40 hours of clinical practice. A case-study format will be used to address the care of infants experiencing life-threatening health challenges, including aspiration, persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, sepsis, multiorgan dysfunction, abdominal wall defects, hydrops, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, and extremely low birth weight. Treatment modalities such as venous and arterial access, various modes of invasive respiratory support, pharmacological support, and blood products are examined using a developmentally supportive and family-centered care approach.

Prerequisite(s)

  • 75% in NSNE 7911
  • RN practicing licensure in a provincial/territorial college of Registered Nurses. A combination of education and experience may be sufficient to waive the prerequisite with the approval of the Program Head.

Credits

4.0

Domestic fees

$396.16 - $1,239.22 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below are three offerings of NSNE 7920 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 44632

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Fri Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 44632
  • Domestic fees $1239.22
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 22 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$1239.22

Important information
  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  4. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  5. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable. Please contact the Program Assistant for withdrawal information. Combination Theory and Clinical course. Clinical hours to take place within term dates. Theory portion is online delivery. Departmental approval is required. Contact the Program Head at celiades1@bcit.ca
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 44679

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Fri Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 44679
  • Domestic fees $396.16
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 22 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$396.16

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course section is for students who require a course 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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 77787

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Fri Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77787
  • Domestic fees $637.04
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 22 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$637.04

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Approval is required for registration in this Challenge section. Please contact the Program Head at celiades1@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are two offerings of NSNE 7920 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 29627

Duration

Tue Apr 02 - Fri Jun 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 29627
  • Domestic fees $1239.22
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 02 - Jun 21 N/A N/A Other
Apr 02 - Jun 21 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Annie Silveira

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$1239.22

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. NSNE 7920 is a combination theory and clinical course that includes a workshop and 40 hours of clinical practice. Current NRP and CPR is required. Students must be available for clinical their placement at any time within the term dates. Contact the Program Head at celiades1@bcit.ca for an application and approval to register. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable.
Status

CRN 61422

Duration

Tue Apr 02 - Fri Jun 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 61422
  • Domestic fees $626.77
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 02 - Jun 21 N/A N/A Distance
Instructor

Annie Silveira

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$626.77

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Approval is required to register in this CHALLENGE section. Contact the Program Head at celiades1@bcit.ca
Status

Learning Outcomes

As a healthcare practitioner, you are expected to follow professional standards of practice throughout all SN programs and courses. In this course, you will have opportunities to use the processes of critical thinking, systematic inquiry, communication, collaboration, leadership, professionalism, and clinical decision-making. Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the life-threatening health challenges that can lead to multiorgan dysfunction syndrome in infants.
  • Determine appropriate methods of invasive respiratory support.
  • Identify appropriate treatment options when caring for infants with life-threatening health challenges.
  • Apply the principles of developmentally supportive and family-centred care within the context of caring for infants with life-threatening health challenges.
  • Identify and examine pharmacological and non-pharmacological agents commonly used to treat critically ill infants.
  • Demonstrate safe and competent nursing care of infants experiencing life-threatening health challenges and various modes of invasive respiratory support.
  • Demonstrate accurate and timely documentation of nursing care.
  • Practice in accordance with Professional Standards for Registered Nurses.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2023

Related Programs

Neonatal Acute Care (NSNE 7920) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time

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