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Neonatal Theory 1 NSNE 7100

Nursing Specialty Neonatal Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Healthy Childbearing Experiences and the Newborn is the combined introductory theory course of the Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing Specialty Programs. This course explores a number of concepts that are foundational to the practice of perinatal and neonatal nursing and healthy childbearing experiences. Within the context of building partnerships, learners are exposed to holistic caring for childbearing women, their fetuses and newborns, and their families.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$269.52 - $877.25 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are three offerings of NSNE 7100 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 25929

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 25929
  • $877.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

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. Course delivery is an online format. Students need to contact the BCIT Bookstore to order course text book. This is an NSNE 7100 and NSPN 7100 combined/shared course. It is a prerequisite for NSNE 7200 and NSPN 7200.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 25931

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 25931
  • $269.52
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Distance
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$269.52

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  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. This section is for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time only option.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 67233

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 67233
  • $443.15
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$443.15

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a Challenge section. Please contact the Program Head for approval to register at celiades1@bcit.ca . Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order the course textbooks.
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. In this course, learners will have opportunities to use the processes of critical thinking, systematic inquiry, communication, collaboration, leadership, and professionalism. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Distinguish the difference between fetal growth and development and how each is assessed during pregnancy.
  • Describe variations to fetal growth and development and how they may impact the fetus’s transition to extrauterine life.
  • Describe the rationale for and components of antenatal assessments, screening, and care in the promotion of healthy maternal/neonatal outcomes.
  • Discuss the impact of social context, including choice of care provider, on the pregnancy experience.
  • Describe the normal process of labour, including the cardinal movements, 5Ps, stages, phases and how these concepts are related to each other.
  • Summarize the hormonal physiology of labour and birth and the impact of stress and uncertainty on the birthing experience.
  • Explain the role of the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary team in providing care to women across the childbearing continuum.
  • Identify variances in antenatal, intrapartum, and postpartum assessment data.
  • Describe the normal physiologic transition of the fetus to extrauterine life.
  • Summarize the interaction between infant behaviours and infant communication, and the implications for nursing practice.
  • Describe the role of the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary team in providing developmentally supportive care for vulnerable neonates.
  • Explain the neonatal and maternal benefits of breastfeeding.
  • Summarize the role of the nurse in promoting, protecting, and supporting breastfeeding.
  • Analyze the effect of nursing attitudes and beliefs surrounding infant feeding and how they affect patient care.
  • Summarize the essential components of postpartum care and discharge teaching for childbearing women and their families.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Neonatal Theory 1 (NSNE 7100) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Neonatal Nursing Specialty
    Advanced Certificate Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  2. Nursing
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Full-time
  3. Pediatric Nursing Specialty (Standard Option)
    Advanced Certificate Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  4. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  5. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning

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