Course Descriptions

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The numbers at the far right across from the course title signify important information about the course. The first number is the lecture hours; the second number is the lab hours; and the third number is the total credit hours.

For most curriculum transfer courses, the appropriate Reading score is Compass Reading 81, SAT Verbal 480, ACT Verbal 20 or ASSET Reading 42; the appropriate Writing Score is Compass Writing 78, SAT Verbal 480, ACT Verbal 20 or ASSET Writing 46; and the appropriate Math Score is Compass Algebra 60, SAT Math 490, ACT Math 20 or Asset Numerical Algebra 49.

Required prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Nursing (NUR)

NUR  160  Introduction to Nursing    (2-6-4)     View Syllabi

This course is an overview of nursing concepts and theories focusing on meeting the basic needs of clients along the wellness-illness continuum. Development of critical thinking skills, the nursing process, and the role of the nurse in a variety of settings are included in the course.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 210, PSY 201

Corequisite(s): NUR 163, NUR 170, BIO 210, PSY 201