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Nephrology Nursing Theory 1: Introduction NSNN 7200

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Course

Course details

Focuses on the experience of the individual with end stage renal disease. Links pathophysiology of renal disease and treatment options to the lived experience of various individuals. Provides an understanding of the physiological, psychological and social impact of renal disease as it varies over the life span and with individuals.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$274.98 - $894.86 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

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

CRN 19709

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 19709
  • $894.86
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course outline

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Cost

$894.86

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. This is a Guided Learning course section. Students must contact the Bookstore to order course materials for this course. 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 call the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.
Status

CRN 19710

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 19710
  • $274.98
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course outline

View

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 reregistration course section is for students who require a course extension to complete their course from the previous term. 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. Re-registration is a one-time option only. Please call the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.
Status

CRN 44612

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 44612
  • $452.08
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course outline

View

Cost

$452.08

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. Departmental approval is required for this course. Please call the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval. This is a CHALLENGE course section.
Status

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:

  • Describe common physiological, psychological, emotional, social characteristics of renal clients and the way these attributes impact the psycho-social meaning of renal disease for individuals.
  • Synthesize the concepts of self-management and chronic disease management for renal clients.
  • Describe the impact of co-morbid conditions on renal clients.
  • Explain the anatomy and physiology of healthy kidney function.
  • Explain the patho-physiology of kidney disease.
  • Reflect upon how your own nursing practice is influenced by values, beliefs, and assumptions regarding health, health promotion, chronic illness, treatment, compliance, and partnerships.
  • Discuss effective communication and interviewing skills that contribute to building relationship and trust as a nephrology nurse working with clients and families living with renal disease.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Nephrology Nursing Theory 1: Introduction (NSNN 7200) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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