Professional Communication A (NURS 2101)

This course provides learners with the foundational knowledge for caring and professional communication in nursing. It uses an experiential and self-reflective approach to develop self-awareness and interpersonal communication skills in the context of safe, competent, and collaborative nursing practice. Communication theory, the nurse-client relationship, therapeutic communication, cross-cultural communication, and effective teamwork will be covered. The learner is provided with an opportunity to develop professional communication skills with the clients requiring end of life care.
Course code: NURS 2101
Credits: 1.5
Length: 45.0 hours
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Admission to the Access to Practical Nursing Program.


NURS 2102 - Professional Practice A; NURS 2103 - Health Promotion A; NURS 2104 - Variations in Health A; NURS 2105 - Pharmacology A; NURS 2106 - Integrated Nursing Practice A