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Professional Growth NSSC 8500

Nursing Specialty Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Professional growth is explored from personal, professional, and historical perspectives. Students choose a focus for growth which is fostered by ongoing critical reflection and journaling. Relational practice is explored through the lenses of mentoring and harmful workplace relationships. Contemporary trends in ethical practice are examined, including the contextual influences on practice; the development of moral identity; and the enhancement of moral integrity. An anticipated trajectory for professional development is envisioned and described.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$269.51 - $877.25 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are two offerings of NSSC 8500 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 25867

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 25867
  • $877.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Corrine Schneider

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. Prerequisite: Completion of the Advanced Specialty Certificate. Course delivery is online format. There are no course materials to purchase.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 25868

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Fri Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 25868
  • $269.51
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

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Cost

$269.51

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course is for students who require an extension to complete NSSC 8500 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.

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 will be able to:

  • Apply theoretical and personal perspectives to an assessment of your professional development.
  • Develop a personal plan for your professional growth.
  • Build personal resiliency through improved self-awareness.
  • Support professional growth in others through the practice of precepting, coaching and mentoring.
  • Explain the impact of workplace violence on employees.
  • Develop strategies for dealing with violence in the workplace.
  • Explain the importance of interprofessional collaborative practice in healthcare practice.
  • Determine appropriate action for a morally distressing situation in practice using an ethical decision-making framework.
  • Develop your personal vision and mission statements.
  • Set achievable goals for professional growth within a 5 year personal action plan.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Professional Growth (NSSC 8500) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Combined Critical Care/Emergency Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  2. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  3. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Combined Emergency/Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  4. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  5. Specialty Nursing (High Acuity)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  6. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  7. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  8. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Critical Care Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  9. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  10. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  11. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning
  12. Specialty Nursing (Perioperative)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning

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