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NSPE 7900 - Pediatric Preceptorship

Nursing Specialty Pediatric Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

An elective course in the Pediatric Nursing Specialty Program, this course is intended to provide students with additional clinical practice. The course learning intentions, learning activities, and evaluation strategies are established once the student and the course tutor have determined what a student’s learning needs are. The course may be used to provide novice pediatric nurses with additional time to focus on the basics, or it may be used to provide clinical practice in an area not addressed in the required clinical courses.

Prerequisite(s)

NSPE 7100 and (NSPE 7200 or NSPE 7210)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$419.72 - $837.13 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 41212

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 30 Other

Instructor

Tara Hodgson

Course Outline

Cost

$821.09

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Departmental approval is required for this course. Please contact the Program Head at 604-412-7548 for approval prior to registration. 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.

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

In Progress

CRN 85368

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 30 Other

Instructor

Tara Hodgson

Course Outline

Cost

$420.14

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is for students who wish to challenge this course. Departmental approval is required. Please contact the Program Head at 604-412-7548.
  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

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 28542

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Other

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$837.13

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Contact the Program Head at 604-412-7548 for approval to register. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain course materials.
  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 section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 65401

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Other

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$419.72

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a CHALLENGE section. Departmental approval is required for this course. Please contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

In this course, learners will have opportunities to use the processes of critical thinking, systematic inquiry, communication, collaboration, leadership and professionalism. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Perform comprehensive assessments on pediatric patients in a systematic manner in relation to a selected area of pediatric nursing practice.
  • Document and articulate assessment findings and patient and nursing concerns in a systematic and comprehensive manner.
  • Provide competent nursing care to pediatric patients and their families that acknowledges and encourages collaboration with the patient, their families and other health care providers.
  • Provide safe, competent, and ethical nursing care for pediatric patients with experiencing anticipatory pain or situational pain.
  • Initiate peripheral IV therapy, manage complex infusions, manage complications of central lines, and administer IV direct medications to pediatric patients.
  • Assess learning needs of pediatric patients/families and provide instructions to help them learn the required knowledge and skills to manage illness and health.
  • Safely prepare, administer and monitor medications for pediatric patients.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSPE 7900 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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