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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR6770

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2009-06-01
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1541 2009-03-02
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Nursing NR HSC 006201-10000
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Fran D'Avanzo-Schrader 69978 fdavanzo@health.usf.edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    NGR 6770 Introduction to the Clinical Nurse Leader Role

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? N
    Are the credit hours variable? N
    Is this course repeatable?
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1 I - Internships (Including Practicum) R - Regular
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Intro to the CNL Role
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    -

    Prerequisites

    Admission to the CNL concentration

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    Concepts essential for the studentsí development into a Clinical Nurse Leader, focusing on the CNL role, communication, leadership and assessing the practice environment. Clinical assignments are designed to assist them in developing the CNL role.


  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    Updated CNL competencies.

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    Replaces NGR 6771L and is a required course in the CNL concentration and certificate program.

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?

    Was taught under NGR 6771L Seminar, which is being replaced by three separate courses.

    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    Ph.D or educational preparation in the specialty course work.


  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    1. Articulate the development and implementation of the Clinical Nurse Leader role.

    2. Analyze the essential components of peer practice and collaboration of the total care dynamic

    3. Assess the practice environment in order to facilitate the CNL role implementation at the microsystem level.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    1. Articulate the development and implementation of the Clinical Nurse Leader role.

    2. Analyze the essential components of peer practice and collaboration of the total care dynamic

    3. Assess the practice environment in order to facilitate the CNL role implementation at the microsystem level.

    C. Major Topics

    Assessing the CNL role

    Role transformation and change

    Team development and dynamics

    Communication

    Mentoring

    Assessing the unit microsystem

    D. Textbooks

    Nelson, E., Batalden, P and Godfrey, M. (2007). Quality by Design: A Clinical Microsystem Approach.

    Lindberg, C., Nash, S., Lindberg, C. (2007). On the Edge: Nursing in the age of Complexity.

    Current articles posted throughout the semester.

    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    H. Attendance Policy

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports


  5. Course Concurrence Information



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