Jan 24, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog-Handbook 2019-2020 
    
Undergraduate Catalog-Handbook 2019-2020

NURS 301 - Nursing Informatics


This is an introductory course to computers and nursing informatics. The focus is on the integration of nursing, computer, and information science for the support of professional nursing practice. Students will be able to define nursing informatics and information science. They will learn to evaluate information according to information literacy standards and assess the role of the nurse in the application of nursing informatics. Discussion and examination will be conducted of: ethical considerations in nursing informatics, use of social networking tools, handheld computers, and e-portfolios in health care environments.
3 credit hours
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Online RN-BSN Program