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Nephrology Nursing Clinical 1: Chronic Kidney Disease NSNN 7300

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Part-time Studies Course

Course details

NSNN 7300 combines theory and clinical experience to focus on individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) who are not on renal replacement therapy. The observational clinical experience in NSNN 7300 provides opportunities for students to interview renal clients diagnosed with CKD Stages 1-4. Students learn about the chronic kidney disease services, renal laboratory, radiological and diagnostic investigations and monitoring, nursing assessments and considerations, and introduction to renal pharmacology and commonly used agents such as anti-anemics, anti-hypertensives and diuretics. In addition to an introduction to CKD management, students will have an opportunity to examine the important role of various health care team members within the multidisciplinary team setting. Attendance at a CKD clinic is mandatory in order to facilitate optimal learning.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$280.82 - $906.42 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are three offerings of NSNN 7300 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 26245

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 26245
  • $888.55
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course outline

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Cost

$888.55

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. Department approval required for registration into this course, contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval prior to registration. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain course materials for this course/section. Some material for this course is delivered in an online format. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn/ to access your course. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable. Please contact the Program Assistant for withdrawal information.
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 28628

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 28628
  • $280.82
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course outline

View

Cost

$280.82

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. Department approval required for registration into this course, contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval prior to registration. Some material for this course is delivered in an online format. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn/ to access your course. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable. Please contact the Program Assistant for withdrawal information
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 52745

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 52745
  • $454.45
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Gurpreet Bains

Course outline

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Cost

$454.45

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge 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. Department approval is required for registration into this challenge course. Contact Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval prior to registration. Students need to contact the bookstore in order to purchase course materials for this course/section. Some material for this course is delivered in an online format. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn/ to access your course.
Status

In Progress

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

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of NSNN 7300 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 31849

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 31849
  • $906.42
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$906.42

Important information
  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Department approval is required prior to registration. Contact Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain course materials. Course delivery is in an online format.
Status

Sneak Preview

This section is only available for registration starting Wed May 25, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)

CRN 32334

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 32334
  • $286.54
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$286.54

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This re-registration 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. Department approval is required prior to registration. Contact Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.
Status

Sneak Preview

This section is only available for registration starting Wed May 25, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)

CRN 33135

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 33135
  • $454.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$454.36

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a CHALLENGE section. Department approval is required prior to registration into this course. Contact Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain course materials. Course delivery is in an online format.
Status

Sneak Preview

This section is only available for registration starting Wed May 25, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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, the student should be able to:

  • Explain transition theory as a concept relevant to clients experiencing chronic kidney disease (CKD) Stages 1-5 who are not on a renal replacement therapy.
  • Apply critical thinking and life-long learning strategies to determine their own learning needs in a clinical setting.
  • Describe the role of multidisciplinary team members pertaining to the management and care for clients with CKD.
  • Summarize modalities of renal replacement therapy.
  • Describe the principles of chronic kidney disease management aimed at maintaining or promoting a client’s current health and preparing for renal replacement therapy.
  • Conduct interviews with clients in a clinical setting in order to determine the needs of clients in CKD care.
  • Using the principles of adult education, assist individuals in managing their experience of CKD.
  • Identify and interpret common laboratory, radiological and diagnostic investigations and monitoring results correlated to CKD.
  • Using critical decision making skills, decide on an appropriate intervention for a client based on their clinical reports.
  • Describe the basic concepts of renal pharmacology.
  • Identify and describe the pharmacology of agents commonly used specifically in CKD care.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Nephrology Nursing Clinical 1: Chronic Kidney Disease (NSNN 7300) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Nephrology Nursing Specialty
    Advanced Certificate Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  2. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning

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