Sep 18, 2020  
Student Catalog 2019-2020 (Archived) 
    
Student Catalog 2019-2020 (Archived) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NUR 1333 - Nursing Externship

3 Semester Hours
(Elective) (Prerequisites: Successful completion of NUR 1118  and NUR 1229  and selection for the Summer Nurse Intern Program by a participating clinical agency). This elective course is designed to provide the rising second year nursing student with a structured opportunity to strengthen clinical skills in practice under direct supervision within the hospital setting. The course is offered by the NEMCC Associate Degree Nursing Program under the guidelines and auspices of the Mississippi Hospital Association of Nurse Executives and the Mississippi Council of Deans and Directors of Schools of Nursing. The student nurse will work in concert with designated clinical preceptors to accomplish course objectives. Development of skills in areas care provision and care management as well as in the areas of assessment, critical-thinking, communication, organization, and personal accountability will be focal points of this course. Offered during the summer sessions, the student must work 320 hours at the affiliated agency and meet other course requirements in order to successfully complete the course. NOTE: Admission to the A.D.N. Program is required for enrollment in any NUR Course listed in this section.



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