Metropolitan State University

NURS 618 : Advanced Pathophysiology

A. Course Description
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: NURS 648 Leadership, Quality, and Finance in Nursing AND
NURS 656 Nursing in the Community  
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
Using clinical reasoning students will incorporate principles of advanced pathophysiology to case-based learning across the lifespan. This course builds on concepts from 410 Essential Concepts of Applied Pathophysiology. Competence Statement: Knows the principles of advanced pathophysiology well enough to recognize and predict presence of signs and symptoms related to alterations in normal body functions and to intervene to restore homeostasis.
B. Course Effective Dates: 08/24/2013 - 05/06/2014 05/07/2014 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information
Corequisites: NURS 461, NURS 603, NURS 617, NURS 619