NURS 018 Professional and Therapeutic Interpersonal Communication in NursingCourse Description:
Intensive on-campus learning laboratory designed to develop professional, team, and interpersonal therapeutic communication skills promoting quality of care and patient safety. Designed to utilize information from prerequisite and concurrent nursing courses to prepare students to use communication skills while functioning in individual nurse-client relationships with patients, families, communities, and in leadership roles in inter- and intra- professional group settings. Includes a supervised practicum, experiences in Nursing Simulation Learning Center, and incorporates verbal, written, and electronic forms of communication. Corequisite: NURS 11, NURS 12, NURS 15, and NURS 16 .