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NSNN 7200 - Nephrology Nursing Theory 1: Introduction

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

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.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$417.61 - $826.67 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 31847

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course Outline

Cost

$826.67

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Course delivery is in an online format. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain couse materials for this section. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn to access our course. Contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to register.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 31848

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course Outline

Cost

$253.98

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This Re-registration course 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. Course delivery is in an online format. Contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to register.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 32596

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course Outline

Cost

$417.61

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course section is for students who wish to CHALLENGE their course. Departmental approval is required prior to registration. Please contact Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

Winter 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 19709

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$826.67

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. 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.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 19710

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$253.98

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. 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.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 44612

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$417.61

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Departmental approval is required for this course. Please call the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval. This is a CHALLENGE course section.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

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 Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSNN 7200 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

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Contemporary Nephrology Nursing
Author Anna
Copyright 2017
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-94032-537-8
Price $214.95
Required

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Fluids & Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy!
Author Lippincott
Publisher Kluwer Hlt
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-45119-396-1
Price $67.95
Required

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Renal Nursing
Author Thomas
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11841-064-6
Price $87.95
Required

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Image not available
Fluids & Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy!
Author Lippincott
Publisher Kluwer Hlt
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-45119-396-1
Price $67.95
Required

Image not available
Renal Nursing
Author Thomas
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11841-064-6
Price $87.95
Required

Image not available
Contemporary Nephrology Nursing
Author Anna
Copyright 2017
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-94032-537-8
Price $214.95
Optional

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