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NURS 705 - Acute Problems of Adults/Gerontology and Womens Health in Primary Care

Class Session: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - Monday, April 30, 2018

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit

Prerequisites: NURS 702 and NURS 704

Instructor: DeAnna Cox


Course Description

Management of primary care to adult and gerontological clients across the delivery continuum who present with lifestyle behaviors, reproductive practices, and acute health problems. Includes didactic and clinical practice. Note: Students who have not had advanced physical assessment within two years prior to taking this course must successfully validate their skills.


Course Delivery Type

A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.

(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).


Course Materials

Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.


Syllabus Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


Assignment Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


.Required Clinical.

To be arranged between each student and his/her preceptor.


Information is accurate as of November 23, 2017, 2:34 am (Subject to change)



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