PPNP-104 - Variations in Health 1

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 40 hours Prerequisites: Admission to the Practical Nursing Program, PPNP 101 with a minimum grade of 65% or equivalent. Corequisites: PPNP 105, 106, 107 Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $585.60 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/PPNP104.pdf

This introductory course provides learners with the foundations of disease and illness across the lifespan. Students will gain an understanding of pathophysiological alterations of body systems, as well as nursing management of disease and illness across the lifespan (with an emphasis on interventions and treatment). Cultural diversity in healing practices will be explored, as well as the incorporation of evidenced-informed practice.