This clinical course provides students with the opportunity to utilize the nursing knowledge, skills and abilities required to provide care in public health settings. Students further their understanding of the principles of primary health care, teaching and learning, advocacy, community organizing, and the concept of epidemiology as they establish partnerships to promote health with persons in homes, health clinics, schools, and community settings. Theory from nursing science, other sciences and humanities informs practice.
Course code: NURS 4164
Length: 90 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.