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NSOH 7500 - OHN: Practice Experience 2

Nursing Specialty Occupational Health Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

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Course Details

The purpose of this clinical course is to give students an opportunity to pursue a particular area of interest in Occupational Health Nursing. The learning intentions, activities, and evaluation strategies for the course will be determined by the student and the course tutor using a learning contract. The learning contract will draw on the content and process threads of the OHN curriculum framework.


NSOH 7450



This course was retired after the Winter 2020 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

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 the course, the student will be able to:

  • Extend their knowledge and skill related to one or more of the key areas of occupational health nursing practice:
    • Identification, evaluation and control of workplace hazards
    • Occupational heal nursing practice
    • Health surveillance
    • Assessment, care and case management of injuries and illnesses
    • Health, safety and wellness promotion and management

In addition, students will be expected to demonstrate learning and growth in the following processes:

  • Critical thinking
  • Systematic inquiry
  • Communication
  • Collaboration and professionalism

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

NSOH 7500 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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English Language Proficiency

BCIT's Part-time Studies English Language Proficiency Standard is English 12 (or equivalency). Students who do not meet this requirement should upgrade their English skills prior to any future registration.

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Registration News

Registration is currently open for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

A sneak preview of Fall 2020 term courses is also now available here.

Students may register for Fall 2020 term courses online or by phone starting Wed, May 27 at 9:00 am (PDT).

Classroom Locations

Classroom locations are subject to last minute changes. Please check the Part-time Studies Classroom Locations listing at on the first day of any course you are registered for.

Part-time Studies Financial Aid

Will you be studying at BCIT part-time? Do you need assistance funding your studies? Find out if you qualify for Part-time Studies financial aid.