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NSPE 7900 - Pediatric Preceptorship

Nursing Specialty Pediatric Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

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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

$445.80 - $871.39 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 31880

Tue Sep 08 - Fri Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 27 Other Online Delivery

Instructor

Tara Hodgson

Course Outline

Cost

$871.39

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a clinical section. Department Approval is required for registration into this course. Contact the Program Head at 604-412-7548. This course is delivered in a paper-based format. Students need to contact the Bookstore for their course materials for 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.

CRN 40574

Tue Sep 08 - Fri Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 27 Other Online Delivery

Instructor

Tara Hodgson

Course Outline

Cost

$445.80

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a CHALLENGE section. Students must contact the Program Head at 604-412-7548 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.

Learning Outcomes

As licensed health care practitioners, all learners will practice in accordance with professional standards of practice throughout the course. 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 Fall 2019

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

Books & Supplies

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

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 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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Nspe 7900 Course Manual (Sept 1998) / Name Tag Pkg
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Publisher Acc
Binding Shrink Wrapped
Price $2.50
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