This course focuses on the interrelationship between the determinants of health, transition to older adulthood and health promotion. Holistic assessment emphasizes normal growth and development processes of the older adult providing students with the tools to begin planning health promotion strategies. The concepts of transcultural caring, family nursing theory and health promotion research are introduced and explored within the context of older adult.
This course is part of the full-time Nursing (BScN) Year 1 Entry Program.
Course code: NURS 1263
Length: 38 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.