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Course details

This course builds on the concepts presented in NSNE 7100. Specifically, the relationship among infant vulnerability, pathophysiology, and assessment will be explored. A case study format will be used to address common health challenges that increase infant vulnerability in preterm, late preterm, term and post-term infants. Concepts of family-centered care, infant transition, hypoxia, and multi-system organ effects will be examined throughout the course.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$274.98 - $894.84 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are three offerings of NSNE 7200 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 19643

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 19643
  • $894.84
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$894.84

Important information
  1. Internet delivery 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. Course delivery is on-line. Students must contact the BCIT Bookstore to order course textbooks. Contact the Program Assistant for approval to register: sandra_mcivor@bcit.ca
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 41209

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 41209
  • $274.98
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$274.98

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 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.

CRN 44689

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 44689
  • $452.08
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$452.08

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Approval is required to register in this challenge section. Contact the Program Head celiades1@bcit.ca for approval to register.
Status

In Progress

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

Learning Outcomes

As a licensed health care practitioner, you will practice in accordance with professional standards of practice throughout the course. 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:

  • Examine the common health challenges that increase vulnerability in preterm, late-preterm, term, and post-term infants using a systematic approach to inquiry.
  • Explore the fetal and neonatal changes that occur during transition from intrauterine to extrauterine life.
  • Describe the relationship between hypoxia and the multi-system organ effects in the infant.
  • Identify and examine the relationships among infant vulnerability, pathophysiology, and assessment using a case study format.
  • Explore supporting infants and their families through acute illness using a developmentally supportive and family-centred approach to care.
  • Apply knowledge of trauma-informed care in the context of the NICU to the provision of developmentally supportive and age-appropriate care to infants of all gestational ages.
  • Demonstrate sound clinical decision-making through the application of the Situated Clinical Decision-Making Framework (SCDMF).
  • Develop communication and collaboration skills using family-centred care as a framework.

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

Neonatal Theory 2 (NSNE 7200) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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