Course Catalog » Nursing 287S

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 287S
Course Title: Street Nursing
Units: 2.5
School: Nursing
Department: Physiological Nursing

Course Description: The course will provide a theoretical and conceptual foundation for providing care outside of traditional health care settings for persons experiencing homelessness or marginal housing. Students will explore the sociocultural, environmental, health systems, and political factors that can impact the health and illness of people experiencing homelessness. Students will analyze current evidence and best practices that form the basis for advanced nursing health care interventions for this population
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: Enrollment in the School of Nursing.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Workshop, Student - Lecture, Student - Workshop

Instructor of Record: H. Leutwyler
Additional Instructor(s): S. Smith-Bernardin
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No