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Prescribed non-nursing courses for the nursing major

Course number Title Credits Hours
BIO 101 Introduction to Biology 4
BIO 204 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 205 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIO 301 Microbiology 4
BIO 303 Human Pathology/Medical Terminology 4
BIO 313 Pharmacology 4
PHL 210 Ethics 3
PSY 110
or
PSY 120
Psychology as a Social Science
 
Psychology as a Natural Science
3
 
4
PSY 205 Developmental Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3

 

General Education Requirements

Course number Title Credits Hours
CH 103 Chemistry for the Life Sciences 4
ENG 111 Introduction to Writing and Research 3
ENG 112 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 200 Reading 3
MTH 103 Principles of Mathematics or higher 3
MTH 160 Statistics 3
XXX HIS, POS, ECO, CRJ, Culture or Language 3
XXX TH, MUS, ART or LIT 3
XXX TH, MUS, ART or LIT 3



Required Courses for entry-into-practice

Course number Title Credits Hours
NUR 207 Basics of Nursing: Principles, Concepts, and Application 4
NUR 208 Basics of Nursing: Skills 1
NUR 313 Health Assessment and Promotion of the Adult 3
NUR 314 Nursing Care of the Adult and Family I 5
NUR 316 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing 4
NUR 317 Nursing Care of the Woman and Family 4
NUR 318 Dimensions of Nursing in an Information and Technology Age 3
NUR 319 Nursing Care of the Adult and Family II 5
NUR 315 Intermediate Nursing Skills 1
NUR 419 Nursing Informatics and Healthcare Technologies 2
NUR 415 Nursing Research in an Information and Technology Age 3
NUR 416 Nursing Care of the Child and Family 4
NUR 417 Dimensions of Nursing Leadership in an Information and Technology Age 3
NUR 418 Nursing Care of the Adult and Family III 5
NUR 420 Population Focused Nursing Care 5
NUR 421 Professional Nursing Role Enhancement 5
NUR XXX Nursing elective - requires prior approval from the Nurse Education department 3-4

Various courses in the nursing curriculum have a clinical component which requires the student to care for patients and function as a healthcare team member in a healthcare setting.

Current clinical sites include: Danville Regional Medical Center, Danville, VA; Medical Facilities Of America, Inc., Danville, VA; Southern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Danville, VA; Roman Eagle Memorial Home, Danville, VA; Morehead Hospital of Eden, Eden, NC; Moses Cone Memorial Hospital of Greensboro, Greensboro, NC.

 
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