Variations in Health 1 (NURS 1004)

This introductory course provides the learner with the foundations of disease and illness across the lifespan. Learners will gain an understanding of pathophysiological alterations of body systems. Nursing management of disease and illness across the lifespan with an emphasis on interventions and treatment is also discussed. Cultural diversity in healing practices will be explored as well as the incorporation of evidenced informed practice.
Course code: NURS 1004
Credits: 1.5
Length: 42.0 hours
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Admission to the Practical Nursing Program


NURS 1001 - Professional Communication 1; NURS 1002 - Professional Practice 1; NURS 1003 -
Health Promotion 1; NURS 1005 - Pharmacology 1; NURS 1006 - Integrated Nursing Practice