NUR 185◊ Transition from LPN to AD Student

5 credits

Introduces the philosophy and curriculum of the Triton College AD Nursing program and the role and responsibilities of the AD Nursing student. Allows students to enhance development and demonstration of problem solving and critical thinking skills, which are expected of the RN, through application of the nursing process in a clinical setting. Includes demonstration of competency of nursing skills expected of students completing level one of the program.

Prerequisite: LPN license, admission to the AD Nursing program; Optional for Advanced Placement students who proficiency test out of semester one and two.

Lecture: 3.5 hours

Laboratory: 1.5 hours

Clinical Laboratory: 3 hours

(course fee required)