NMNC-NEW MEXICO NURSING EDUCATION CONSORTIUM

NMNC 3110. Introduction to Nursing Concepts

3 Credits (3)

This course introduces the nursing student to the concepts of nursing practice and conceptual learning. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1110. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NMNC majors. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

NMNC 3120. Evidence-Based Practice

3 Credits (3)

The focus of this course is the principles of evidence-based nursing practice. It includes the identification of clinical practice problems, the evaluation of available evidence, and the integration of evidence with clinical expertise and patient preferences in application to practice. Restricted to: NURS majors. Students must be admitted to the nursing program to enroll in this course.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3135.

NMNC 3135. Principles of Nursing Practice

4 Credits (4)

This course introduces the nursing student to the application of concepts through clinical skills in seminar, laboratory, and/or clinical settings. Principles of communication, assessments, safety, and interventions including accurate calculation, measurement, and administration of medications will be included. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1135. Students must be admitted to the nursing program to enroll in this course. May be repeated up to 4 credits. Restricted to: BSN majors only.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3120.

NMNC 3210. Health and Illness Concepts I

3 Credits (3)

This course will focus on health and illness concepts across the lifespan. Concepts covered are related to homeostasis/regulation, sexuality/reproductive, protection/movement, and emotional processes. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1210 Restricted to: NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3120 & NMNC 3135.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3220, NMNC 3230, NMNC 3235.

NMNC 3220. Health Care Participant

3 Credits (3)

This course introduces the nursing student to the attributes of the health care participant as an individual, a family, or a community.Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1220. Restricted to: NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3120 & NMNC 3135.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3210, NMNC 3230, NMNC 3235.

NMNC 3230. Nursing Pharmacology

3 Credits (3)

This course introduces the nursing student to pharmacologic nursing practice from a conceptual approach. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1230. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3120 & NMNC 3135.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3210, NMNC 3220, and NMNC 3235.

NMNC 3235. Assessment and Health Promotion

4 Credits (4)

This course introduces the nursing student to the assessment of and the health promotion for the health care participant as an individual, a family, or a community. This course uses seminar, laboratory and/or clinical settings. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 1235. Restricted to: NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 3110, NMNC 3120 & NMNC 3135.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 3210, NMNC 3220, NMNC 3230.

NMNC 4310. Health & Illness Concepts II

3 Credits (3)

This course covers health and illness concepts across the lifespan with the focus on chronic conditions. Concepts covered are related to oxygenation and hemostasis, homeostasis and regulation, protection and movement, and cognition and behavior processes. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 2310. Restricted to: NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NURS 328, NMNC 3210, NMNC 3220, NMNC 3230, & NMNC 3235.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4320 & NMNC 4335.

NMNC 4320. Professional Nursing Concepts I

3 Credits (3)

This course covers foundational concepts for professional development, including selected professional attributes and care competencies. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 2320. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors. Corequisite(s): NMNC 4310 & NMNC 4335

Prerequisite(s): NURS 328, NMNC 3210, NMNC 3220, NMNC 3230, & NMNC 3235.

NMNC 4335. Care of Patients with Chronic Cndtns

4 Credits (8P)

The focus of this course is to provide safe, evidence-based nursing care for patients with chronic conditions, across the lifespan in a variety of settings. This course builds upon curricular concepts. This course is a combination of lab and clinical. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 2335. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NURS 328, NMNC 3210, NMNC 3220, NMNC 3230, & NMNC 3235.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4310 & NMNC 4320.

NMNC 4410. Health & Illness Concepts III

4 Credits (4)

This course will cover health and illness concepts, with the focus on acute conditions across the lifespan. Concepts covered are related to homeostasis/ regulation, oxygenation/ hemostasis, protection/ movement, and emotional processes. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 2410. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NURS 360, NURS 361, & NMNC 3120.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4435 & NMNC 4445.

NMNC 4435. Clinical Intensive I

4 Credits (4)

This is the first of two Level Four clinical courses in which the student will apply the curricular concepts in the management of care participants with acute conditions across the lifespan. Same as NMNC course no.: NMNC 2435. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 4310, NMNC 4320 & NMNC 4335.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4435 & NMNC 4445.

NMNC 4445. Clinical Intensive II

4 Credits (4)

This is the second of two Level Four clinical courses in which the student will apply the curricular concepts in the management of care participants with acute conditions across the lifespan. Same as NMNEC course no.: NMNEC404. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 4310, NMNC 4320 & NMNC 4335.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4410 & NMNC 4435.

NMNC 4510. Concept Synthesis

3 Credits (3)

This course focuses on the synthesis of curricular concepts in the care of complex patients. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 4410, NMNC 4435 & NMNC 4445.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4520, NMNC 4535, &NMNC 4545.

NMNC 4520. Professional Nursing Concepts II

3 Credits (3)

This course covers policy concepts for professional nursing. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 4410, NMNC 4435, & NMNC 4445.

NMNC 4535. Clinical Intensive III

4 Credits (4)

The focus of this clinical course is application of the curricular concepts in the management of care participants with complex conditions across the lifespan. Same as NMNEC course no.: NMNEC503. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): NMNC 4410, NMNC 4435, & NMNC 4445.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4510, NMNC 4520, & NMNC 4545.

NMNC 4545. BSN Capstone

4 Credits (4)

The synthesis, integration, and application of concepts to professional nursing practice will be applied in the final clinical course to ensure readiness to enter practice. Restricted to: BSN,BSNP,BSNR,NURS majors.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of all previous nursing courses.

Corequisite(s): NMNC 4510, NMNC 4520, & NMNC 4535.