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NSSC 8800 - Community Nursing: Facilitating Health Action

Nursing Specialty Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

Based on the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice, this course provides opportunities for exploring contemporary perspectives on health promotion, protection of health, a community health nursing process, and participatory decision making. Clinical experience occurs through engaging in participatory dialogue with a selected group; exploring salient health issues; and facilitating collective health action.

Prerequisite(s)

NSSC 8600

Credits

3.0

Cost

$826.67

Fall 2018

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

CRN 31802

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Corrine Schneider

Course Outline

Cost

$826.67

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Prerequisite: Completion of the Advanced Specialty Certificate. Course delivery for this distance education course is 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.

CRN 31805

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Distance

Instructor

Corrine Schneider

Course Outline

Cost

$253.98

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This course section is for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one time only option. Course delivery for this distance education course is 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.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the Canadian Community Health Nursing Standards of Practice to a selected group.
  • Analyze contemporary health promotion and health protection perspectives.
  • Facilitate group communication skills through participatory dialogue and decision making with a selected group.
  • Develop collaborative professional relationships to promote health and build capacity with a selected group.
  • Apply a Community Health Nursing process with a selected group.
  • Apply the Population Health Promotion Model with a selected group.
  • Identify salient health issues for a selected group through participatory dialogue.
  • Analyze salient health issues in terms of health determinants and salient socio-environmental influences
  • Synthesize a community health diagnosis in collaboration with a selected group.
  • Build sustainable agreements about appropriate health action strategies with selected group.
  • Develop an implementation plan for health action that includes building group capacity in collaboration with a selected group.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

NSSC 8800 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Combined Critical Care/Emergency Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  2. Specialty Nursing (Critical Care - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  3. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Combined Emergency/Critical Care Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  4. Specialty Nursing (Emergency - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  5. Specialty Nursing (High Acuity)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  6. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  7. Specialty Nursing (Nephrology)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  8. Specialty Nursing (Occupational Health)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  9. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Critical Care Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  10. Specialty Nursing (Pediatric - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  11. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Perioperative Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  12. Specialty Nursing (Perinatal - Standard Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  13. Specialty Nursing (Perioperative)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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