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We offer 469 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.

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AD Nursing Courses

ADNG 2100

Clinical II

Credits: 4

Description: This course will prepare the student to function in the clinical setting as a professional nurse with emphasis on utilization of the nursing process, therapeutic communication, client education, evidence-based practice, and critical thinking. The student will holistically assess, plan, implement, and evaluate care in an effort to promote, maintain, and/or restore health to a variety of patients. Prerequisite(s): ADNG1100, 1150, 1200 Co-requisite(s): ADNG2000, 2050, BIOL2256

Credit Breakdown: 0/4/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)


This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.



  1. Demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain a therapeutic relationship with clients experiencing alterations in health.
  2. Use the therapeutic relationship and available resources to obtain comprehensive patient data on assigned client and identify changes in condition.
  3. Identify priority holistic needs of assigned clients based on comprehensive assessment and diagnostic results.
  4. Provide care in a confident, compassionate manner that values the individuality of a variety of patients who are vulnerable as the result of alterations in health.
  5. Demonstrate effectiveness as a member of the team in an acute care environment.

Guidelines for Success


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, learners are encouraged to register with Learning Services Director in Learning Enrichment Center for assistance with accommodations. It is the learner's responsibility to voluntarily and confidentially disclose information regarding the nature and extent of a disability. The college cannot assume responsibility for providing accommodations or services to learners who have not identified themselves as having a qualifying disability.

Last Updated: 2013-07-10
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