Course Catalog » Nursing 217A

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 217A
Course Title: Care of Vulnerable Populations I
Units: 2
School: Nursing
Department: Family Health Care Nursing

Course Description: Course introduces concepts of health care disparities, epidemiology of health conditions, and public health implications of caring for high-risk populations, emphasizing the incarcerated, homeless, mentally ill, immigrant, refugee, and migrant populations. Social, cultural and ethical concerns related to providing services to high-risk populations are discussed. Content covered in this introductory course prepares Family Nurse Practitioner students for N217B and N217C.
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.
Restrictions: None.
Activities: Lecture

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: No
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