Nursing Assistant (NURA)

NURA 1160

Clinical I

CRT HRS:1   LEC HRS:0   LAB HRS:0

This course is a health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in NURA 1401 and permission from the department.

NURA 1401

Nurse Aide for Health Care

CRT HRS:4   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:4

This course is designed to prepare entry level nursing assistants to achieve a level of knowledge, skills, and abilities essential to provide basic care to residents of long-term care facilities. Topics include resident's rights, communication, safety, observation, reporting and assisting residents in maintaining basic comfort and safety. Emphasis is placed on effective interaction with members of the health care team.

Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in NURA 1160.

NURA 1407

Body Systems

CRT HRS:4   LEC HRS:3   LAB HRS:2

This course is a basic study of the structures and functions of the human body.

Prerequisite: None.