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Foundations of Practical Nursing Concepts (NURN 103)

Credit Course

6 credits

$122 per credit

in-county, fees apply


Establishes a firm basis on which to build subsequent practical nursing courses. The emphasis is on the essential concepts and skills needed for the student to begin learning the role of a practical nurse. Fundamental principles, concepts, and technology for the safe performance of basic nursing skills are integrated through the course. The course focus is on the older adult. Opportunities to apply theoretical knowledge and perform nursing skills are provided through faculty guided campus laboratory and off-campus learning experiences in long-term care facilities. Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Nursing program.
Lab Fee: $200.00.


Fall 2024 ( Sections)

  • Section Meeting Times:

    • Time:
      7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
      Days of Week:
      Location: Dundalk, OSX OSX
    • Time:
      8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
      Days of Week:
      Location: Dundalk, STAT 207
    • Time:
      8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
      Days of Week:
      Location: Dundalk, STAT 214

    Section Information:

    • Format: In-person
    • 0 Available Seats
    • Dates: 08/27/2024 - 12/13/2024
    • Instructor: Marsha Utz
    • Course ID: #91519

    Credit Hours: 6

    Billable Hours: 6

    Note: NOTE:This course has an additional $217.00 diagnostic readiness fee required at time of registration. This section meets August 27 - December 13.