Prepares the nurse for the practice of population-based care with patients of diverse backgrounds. Students examine the historic, contemporary, and futuristic perspectives of the development of community and public health nursing as well as its principles and theories building on the social sciences and epidemiology (population-based factors associated with health and illness). Online course. Falls. Prerequisite(s): RN Completion Nursing majors only. (GACO)
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.