Course Catalog » Nursing 145

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 145
Course Title: Introduction to Clinical Pathophysiology
Units: 5
School: Nursing
Department: Physiological Nursing

Course Description: This course provides an understanding of disease and the principles that underlie its treatment, and an understanding of basic principles of microbiology as the basis for nursing assessment and intervention. Major diseases will be explored in part by using a conceptual approach. Concepts will center on cellular, organ and organ system dysfunction. Adaptation response to injury, infection, inflammation, and loss of structure/function caused by disease and aging are also recurring concepts.
Prerequisites: Enrollment in Masters Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN).
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: P. Bellefeuille
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Summer
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
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