NUR-721 Nursing Informatics: Seminar and Practicum I

The Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum I and II are closely aligned. The two Practicums provide a capstone experience for applying knowledge and skills acquired during the nursing informatics program. Practicum I and II are scheduled in the same healthcare setting. Students select their learning environment based on course objectives and their professional goals, needs and interests. In Nursing Informatics Seminar and Practicum I, students working with the online mentor and onground preceptor, develop a plan for Practicum activities and select, initiate, and implement informatics related projects that may continue into the second Practicum. Students reflectively discuss their experiences, projects and related learning in the online seminar. This course requires completion of 120 Practicum hours.

Prerequisites: All other MSN degree and Nursing Informatics Certificate requirements except NUR-731-NG Nursing Informatics: Seminar and Practicum II*, submission of all documents and requirements outlined in the Practicum Packet including a criminal background check.

*Students may register for one elective concurrent with this course.

Advisory: Students who do not have updated e-portfolios will not be able to register for this course. Students should have access to a webcam.

Study Methods:

     Nursing Graduate Online Courses (NUR-721-NG) Oct 2013 Apr 2014

Semester Hours: 3

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