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NSNN 7700 - Nephrology Clinical 3

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

Requires student and faculty to negotiate areas of interest for the student. Allows completion of the month of clinical time either full or part time.

Prerequisite(s)

75% in NSNN 7600

Credits

5.0

Cost

$690.31 - $1,382.89 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

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

CRN 32356

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Other

Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course Outline

Cost

$1,382.89

Notes

  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. Course delivery is an online format. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn to access your course.
  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 39335

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Other

Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course Outline

Cost

$701.12

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a challenge section. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for more information.
  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 42414

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Other

Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course Outline

Cost

$428.41

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a re-registration section for students who did not complete the clinical section in the previous term and need a one-time extension to complete. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to enroll in this 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.

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 42624

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Other

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,382.89

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Departmental approval is required for this course. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval. This is a CLINICAL 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.

CRN 81160

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

$690.31

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a CHALLENGE section for NSNN 7700. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to register. 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.
  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 86392

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Other

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$428.41

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a re-registration section for students who did not complete the clinical section in the previous term and need a one-time extension to complete. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to enroll in this 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:

  • Develop a learning contract that effectively illustrates learning goals, learning strategies, and evaluation criteria using critical thinking skills and CNA competencies.
  • Successfully complete 120 hours of clinical time in a selected nephrology nursing practice areas (such as peritoneal dialysis, home hemodialysis, vascular/dialysis access, pediatric nephrology, diabetic nephropathy/ management clinics and renal transplant).
  • Communicate effectively and build relationships with multidisciplinary teams in a selected areas of nephrology practice.
  • Recommend a resolution to an ethical issue utilizing the CNA code of ethics and a variety of ethical frameworks designed to assist nephrology nurses in resolving ethical concerns and dilemmas.
  • Discuss how and when nephrology nurses should assist clients and families with advance care planning and end-of-life care.
  • Explain the renal transplantation process, including donor/recipient evaluation, transplant surgery, immunosupression, and associated risks and complications such as rejection and infection.
  • Identify and describe complementary and adjunct modalities that are available to renal clients.
  • Identify and describe commonly used medications and agents in persons receiving renal replacement therapies.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSNN 7700 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. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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