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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 clinical course introduces learners to the care of infants experiencing common health challenges. This three-week clinical course takes place in a NICU and focuses on the following key areas of practice: Comprehensive Assessment, Clinical Judgement and Decision-Making, Integration of Theory to Practice, Reflective Practice, Collaboration, Professionalism, and Communication.

Prerequisite(s)

  • 75% in NSNE 7200 and S in NSPN 7450
  • RN practicing licensure in a provincial/territorial college of Registered Nurses

Credits

4.0

Domestic fees

$1,239.22

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of NSNE 7300 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 19644

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Fri Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 19644
  • 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

Annie Silveira

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. There is a 3 week clinical that takes place within the 12 week course term. Theory portion is online delivery. Contact the Program Head at celiades1@bcit.ca for application package and approval to register.
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 is one offering of NSNE 7300 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 25936

Duration

Tue Apr 02 - Fri Jun 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 25936
  • 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
Instructor

Annie Silveira

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

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. This three week clinical course (10 x 12 hour shifts) takes place in a NICU at scheduled times within the term dates. Students must be available for clinical placement at any time within the term dates. Current NRP and CPR is required. Current NRP and CPR is required. Contact the Program Assistant sandra_mcivor@bcit.ca for the Clinical Application for this course. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable.
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:

  • Demonstrate safe and competent nursing care in the seven Key Areas of Practice: comprehensive assessment, clinical judgement and decision making, integration of theory to practice, reflective practice, collaboration, professionalism, and communication.
  • Consistently perform a comprehensive assessment of an infant in the acute setting under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Consistently demonstrate clinical decision-making skills using the Situated Clinical Decision Making Framework to plan care for infants and their families under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Develop and utilize systematic inquiry in order to make clinical judgments within the context of caring for infants experiencing health challenges.
  • Develop and use critical thinking skills to reflect on your own practice and learning.
  • Effectively plan individualized nursing care for infants and their families, integrating theoretical knowledge in the practice areas of growth and development: medication administration, thermal management, nutrition, infection control, pathophysiology, and developmentally supportive and family-centered care under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Develop and use collaborative interpersonal communication skills to establish partnerships with infants, families, and the health care team.
  • Demonstrate accurate and timely documentation of nursing care.
  • Practice in accordance with the BCCNM Professional and Practice Standards for Registered Nurses.
  • Recognize learning needs and develop action plans for achieving success in personal development using reflective practice.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2023

Related Programs

Neonatal Clinical 1 (NSNE 7300) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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