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Outcomes

Outcomes

Curriculum Outcomes – National Standards and Competencies

  • Collaborate with the family and health team to assist clients in meeting basic needs (Maslow) by using actions and judgment appropriate to clients’ development level. (Erikson)
  • Integrate knowledge of general education, nursing and science to provide nursing care for clients and family.
  • Communicate independently in an effective therapeutic manner with client’s families, health team and members of the community.
  • Use appropriate learning principles for clients’ families in a variety of settings.
  • Act as patient advocate for clients and families recognizing human dignity and cultural diversity.
  • Use the nursing process in providing safe physical and psychosocial care for clients and families.
  • Collaborate with clients, families, and health team members in maintaining and promoting health.
  • Demonstrate nursing competence by making appropriate decisions based on critical analysis.
  • Demonstrate effective management skills in providing nursing care for client families
  • Demonstrate nursing competence using critical thinking.
  • Use current technology in the implementation of safe nursing practice.
  • Use legal and ethical principles in delivery of nursing care.
  • Analyze health care economics and input on client care.
  • Demonstrates a personal ethic of social responsibility and service.
  • Meet the accepted standards of practice and maintain professional ethics.

Alumni Profile

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As a student with a keen interest in the environment, Alan Kroeger has helped reshape the Oakton landscape - literally.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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