FULL-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS BRIPF-NA Bridging Pathway for Internationally Educated Nurses

Courses and Descriptions

NURS-1045Community Health

This course reviews concepts, processes, and best practice associated with nursing in the community. Students will be introduced to the key concepts of community health nursing in the Canadian context. The course examines determinants of health, health promotion strategies, disease prevention, population health, epidemiology, environmental health, emergency preparedness and global health. The relational aspects of nursing practice within the context of the individual, family, and community will be considered. Students will also explore the role of the community health nurse working with diverse and vulnerable populations, including clients across the life span. Emphasis will also be placed on the role of the nurse in relation to the theory, concepts, and principles of teaching and learning.
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