Bachelor of Nursing Curriculum
 Year 1/University 1
 30 Credit Hrs 
 BIOL 1410  Anatomy of the Human Body1  3       
 BIOL 1412  Physiology of the Human Body1      3
 MBIO 1220  Essentials of Microbiology1  3
 Science Electives1, 2, 3, 4 & 5  9

 Electives (Any combination of the following courses/subjects for a total of 12 credit hours)

 12
   Social Sciences or Humanities1 & 5 (6-12 cr)   
 NURS 2610/KIN 2610  Health & Physical Aspects of Aging (3 cr)  
 REC 2500/SWRK 2650/HMEC 2650  Social Aspects of Aging (3 cr)  
 NURS 1500  Preparing for Professional Nursing Education6 (3 cr)   


1
All courses can be completed in University 1, or an equivalent program, if students do not wish to extend their program of study.

2
The former BIOL 1110 Health and Health Professions may not be used as a Science elective.

3
Science Prerequisites. Students must meet the current Science prerequisites before registration for Science courses. See the Faculty of Science section in the General Calendar for the current prerequisites. It is preferred that the above prerequisites have been completed within the last five years.

4
All courses must be 1000 level or higher. “0900” level courses (e.g., ENGL 0930) are not accepted for admission or transfer credit.

5
Social Sciences and Humanities information is found in the Undergraduate Calendar chapter for the Faculty of Arts, Additional Faculty Regulations and Policies (Section 5.1.1).

NURS 1500 is available only to students in the Aboriginal Nursing Cohort Initiative.

  
 Year 2
 29  Credit Hrs 
 NURS 2500     Health and Illness 1: Pathophysiology/Pharmacology/Assessment  6            
 NURS 2510  Client and Context 1: Human Growth and Development  2
 NURS 2518  Health and Illness 2: The Older Client  3
 NURS 2514  Health and Illness 3: Pathophysiology/Pharmacology/Assessment  6
 NURS 2522  Client and Context 2: Human Diversity  2  3
 NURS 2520   Professional Foundations 1: Development of Professional Identity  2
 NURS 2530  Nursing Skills 1  1
 NURS 2532  Nursing Skills 2  1
 NURS 2540  Nursing Practice 1  2
 NURS 2542      Nursing Practice 2  3
   Non-Nursing Required Course  2
 

 Year 3
 29  Credit Hrs 
 NURS 3510   Client and Context 3: Supportive and Palliative Care  3
 NURS 3512  Health and Illness 4: Acute and Chronic Illness  5
 NURS 3514  Health and Illness 5: Mental Health and Illness  3
 NURS 3520  Professional Foundations 2: Health Education  2
 NURS 3530  Nursing Skills 3  1              
 NURS 3540  Nursing Practice 3  4
 NURS 3542  Nursing Practice 4  4
 NURS 3550          Professional Foundations 3: Evidence Informed Practice in the Health Sciences  4
 NURS 3560  Professional Foundations 4: Law and Ethics in Nursing Practice  3

 

 Year 4
 39  Credit Hrs 
 NURS 4500  Health and Illness 6: Gender and Reproductive Health  3
 NURS 4510  Client and Context 4: Family Health  3
 NURS 4520  Professional Foundations 5: Interprofessional and Collaborative Practice  3
 NURS 4530  Nursing Practice 5  4
 NURS 4540  Health and Illness 7: Community and Population Health  5
 NURS 4550  Professional Foundations 6: Leadership and Change Management  4
 NURS 4560  Professional Foundations 7: Preparation for Nursing Practice 7  1
 NURS 4570  Nursing Practice 6  4
 NURS 4580   Nursing Practice 7  9

 
For Advance Standing/Transfer Credit Regulations, see Section 2.1 of the College of Nursing section of the Undergraduate Calendar.

 August 2017