Course Information


In this course, the students are afforded the opportunity to master knowledge of health care problems in adults, and to develop the advanced clinical and decision-making skills required. The students apply knowledge and skills of health promotion, disease prevention, assessment, diagnosis, and management of common primary health problems of adults in a clinical practice setting. The students work under supervision of qualified preceptors and department of nursing faculty to ensure that students achieve entry-level clinical competency in the nurse practitioner role. The practicum includes a 150-hour precepted experience with qualified preceptors. Prerequisites: NSG-5010 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology, NSG-5020 Advanced Health/Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning, and NSG-5030 Advanced Pharmacology; NSG-5040 Professional Role Development for Advanced Practice or NSG-5045 Professional Role Development for the Nurse Educator. Co-requisite: NSG-6020 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Adults (or permission of instructor). (Fee $400)

Academic Level:
Nursing [NS]
Nursing [NSG]
Terms Offered:
(Term Legend)
2017SP, 2016SP, 2015FA, 2015SU, 2015SP, 2014FA, 2014SU, 2014SP, 2013G1, 2013SS, 2012G4
Course Offerings by Term
TermSectInstructorMeeting Location/Days/TimeCapUsed
2017SP01Mr. Cliff FawcettCLN -
Dates: 01/11/16-5/6/16
Dates: 01/09/17-05/05/17
2017SP02Mrs. Connie FordCLN -
Dates: 01/11/16-5/6/16
Dates: 01/09/17-05/05/17