Nursing studies 151

Module code NUR 151
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Fundamentals of nursing science
Introduction and concept clarification: nursing, nursing science, health and illness. Approaches to nursing and perspectives on human beings and their world. The art and science of nursing. Philosophical foundations of nursing. Overview of the history of nursing. Aspects of professional practice. The scientific approach to nursing. Human needs as the basis for nursing practice. The wellness-illness continuum.
NB: Only selected BCur students may register for this module.

Module credits 12.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 2 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Nursing Science
Period of presentation Quarter 1

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