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Nursing

Associate in Applied Science
70 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0320

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

EGL 102 or SPE 103

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

0

 

(No course needed)

 

Area C — 

Science

8

 

BIO 231 and 232

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3

 

(PSY 120 or PSY 211)

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Contemporary Global Studies

0-3

 

Satisfied by ANT 202

 

Total General Education Requirements:

20

   


Major Requirements:


Credit Hours

ANT 202 Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology

3

BIO 113 Basics of Nutrition

1

BIO 244 Principles of Pharmacology

2

BIO 251 Microbiology

4

NUR 103 Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice

3

NUR 104 Nursing Care Concepts

5

NUR 105 Nursing Concepts in the Care of the Psycho-Socially Maladaptive Client

3

NUR 106 Nursing Concepts in the Care of the Expanding Family

3

NUR 108 Nursing Concepts in the Care of the Elderly

3

NUR 155 Nursing Informatics

1

NUR 160 Pharmacotherapeutics I

1

NUR 207 Nursing Concepts in the Care of the Adult Client

6

NUR 208 Nursing Concepts in the Care of Acutely III Clients

4

NUR 209 Nursing Care Concepts Related to Community and Home Health

2

NUR 210 Nursing: Challenges, Issues and Trends

2

NUR 211 Nursing Care Concepts Related to Management of Client Care

3

NUR 212 Nursing Concepts in the Care of Children

3

NUR 260 Pharmacotherapeutics II

1

Total Major Requirements:

50


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

70


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In spite of having a bachelor’s degree, Anita Taylor ’86 wasn’t sure what she wanted to do with her life. She found her niche at Oakton.

 

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March 25
Registration opens for summer 2015.

March 29
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 March 29.

April 8
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May 14, 15
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May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

May 18
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May 19
Faculty grading due.

May 19
Commencement.

May 25
Memorial Day holiday, College closed.

June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

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