Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

PNN-139 Practical Nursing I (5)

Introduces the role of provider of care for the adult client with an emphasis on chronic illnesses, including gerontological issues. The areas of pathophysiology, nutrition and pharmacology are integrated relative to the client problems. Basic nursing skills are practiced in a supervised lab setting. Credits: 5, Hours: (4.5/1/0/0), Prereq: BCA-189, BIO-168, BIO-173, HSC-107, HSC-135; Coreq: PNN-104, PNN-138, PNN-722; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B