NSG-119: Medical-Surgical Nursing II (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Medical-Surgical Nursing II
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
10 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Continues to explore how to utilize critical thinking skills in a systematic, problem solving process, as a framework for providing safe and effective care to restore and promote health in adult clients. Focuses on nursing care related to concepts of healthy adult clients as well as adult clients with common, acute, or chronic illness exemplars, and explains how to research best practices and integrate theory in the care of adult clients and families in a variety of clinical settings. This course includes supervised clinical agency/laboratory practicums. Course comprised of four hours of theory and six hours of clinical/lab per week.

BIO-234, NSG-101, NSG-115, NSG-117 with a minimum grade of C
NSG-118, NSG-121 or Nursing department permission.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Exam
Skilled Demonstration
Other Exam Details

Fundamental HESI exam with score 850 or higher. Maximum number of attempts: two. Students must also perform a skill(s) demonstration.

Skilled Demonstration Details

Level 1 and Level 2 Skills demonstration, given in department by department faculty. Faculty will assess demonstration and determine satisfactory completion based on evaluation rubric. Evaluation rubric and student checklist located in The School of Health and Human Services office. Maximum number of attempts on each skilled demonstration: two. Students must also take an exam.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.