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NSPN 7735 - Sexually Transmitted Infections Management Modified

Nursing Specialty Perinatal Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

This course provides students with baseline knowledge for diagnosing and treating various sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Students will apply the theory learned to the development of clinical skills, within the scope of certified nursing practice, with clients experiencing or at risk for STIs. Comprehensive assessment integrates history or present illness and review of systems into the sexual history when appropriate. Registered Nurses seeking certification in Reproductive Health with the CRNBC must complete both NSPN 7735 theory course & NSPN 7736 – Sexually Transmitted Infections Management Clinical Course within one year. Students must be CRNBC registered to be eligible to take NSPN 7736. Students require approval from the BCIT STI clinical placements coordinator, Sandeep Gill bcitstiplacements@gmail.com to take the course. Registered Midwives: Registered Midwives become competent in the certified practice realm of STI Management as set out by the College of Midwives of British Columbia (CMBC) and are not required to take NSPN 7736.

Credits

2.0

Cost

$543.09 - $553.78 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

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

CRN 80199

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 16 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 16 Online

Instructor

Nicole Pasquino

Course Outline

Cost

$543.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This course is online theory only with no course materials to be purchased; all modules are online.
  3. 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 82257

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 16 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 16 Online

Instructor

Nicole Pasquino

Course Outline

Cost

$168.79

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a reregistration section for students who require a course extension to complete from the previous term. Reregistration is a one-time only option.
  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 61932

Mon Apr 09 - Sun Jun 17 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 17 Online

Instructor

Nicole Pasquino

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$553.78

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This is an online course that requires no materials.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 64841

Mon Apr 09 - Sun Jun 17 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 17 Distance

Instructor

Nicole Pasquino

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$172.00

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This is a re-registration section for students who were unable to complete in the previous term. This is a one time only option. Students must have email approval from instructor then forward to the Program Assistant at epeters14@bcit.ca for registration 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.

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:

  • Describe the scope of practice for RNs in STI Management in relation to CRNBC Certified Practice regulations.
  • Develop a comprehensive sexual health assessment framework with a primary focus on socio­economic determinants of health.
  • Apply knowledge of reproductive health to the practice of STIM.
  • Analyze issues related to reproductive health and STIM using systematic inquiry and critical reflection.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of administrative strategies for STIM.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSPN 7735 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. Perinatal Nursing Specialty (Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  3. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  4. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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