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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR6402

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2005-03-10
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1939 2004-03-30
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Nursing NR 620100020
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Cecilia Jevitt 9745216 cjevitt@hsc.usf.edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    NGR 6402 Complications in Ambulatory Women's Health

    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
    2 C - Class Lecture (Primarily) R - Regular
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Comp Ambu Women's Hlth
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    -

    Prerequisites

    NGR 6140, NGR 6001, NGR 6199, and NGR 6205

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    This course describes midwifery and advanced nursing assessment and management in complications to the processes of menstruation, conception, pregnancy, lactation, and menopause.


  3. Justification

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

    New clinical concentration

    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?

    This is a required course for Women’s Health and Midwifery ARNP students

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

    No

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

    Ph.D. prepared ARNP


  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    1. Describe potential complications to the physical and psychological changes in the processes of menstruation, conception, pregnancy, birth, lactation, and menopause.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge for midwifery and nursing assessment and management of illness states including abnormalities of menstruation, reproductive organ cancers, breast disease, pregnancy complications, and abnormalities of the perimenopausal period and menopause.

    3. State methods of empowering women to manage their own healthcare and maximize their health potential.

    4. Identify special health care needs of substance addicted women, women exposed to violence and sexual abuse.

    5. Identify the effect of co-morbid conditions, such as diabetes, on women's health.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    1. Describe potential complications to the physical and psychological changes in the processes of menstruation, conception, pregnancy, birth, lactation, and menopause.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge for midwifery and nursing assessment and management of illness states including abnormalities of menstruation, reproductive organ cancers, breast disease, pregnancy complications, and abnormalities of the perimenopausal period and menopause.

    3. State methods of empowering women to manage their own healthcare and maximize their health potential.

    4. Identify special health care needs of substance addicted women, women exposed to violence and sexual abuse.

    5. Identify the effect of co-morbid conditions, such as diabetes, on women's health.

    C. Major Topics

    Needs of Special Groups:

    Abnormalities of Menstruation/Ovulation

    Overweight/Obesity

    Eating Disorders

    Infertility

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Breast Disease

    Cancers of the Reproductive Tract

    Menopausal Complications

    Osteoporosis

    Pregnancy Complications

    Complications of Postpartum Recovery

    Complications of Lactation/Mastitis

    Depression & Mental Health Problems

    D. Textbooks

    Varney Burst, H., Kriebs, J., Gegor, C.(2004) Varney’s Midwifery. (4th Ed.) Sudbury, MA:Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

    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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