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AD Nursing Courses

ADNG 2250


Credits: 2

Description: This course prepares the learner to function in a multi-disciplinary, multicultural, dynamic environment. Scope of practice and role differentiation of health care practitioners is explored. The principles of leadership-management , delegation-supervision, teaching-learning, evidence-based practice, conflict management, and change are presented in the context of assimilating the ethics and standards of the profession. Prerequisite(s): ADNG1100, 1150, 1200 Co-requisite(s): ADNG2050, 2100, BIOL2256

Credit Breakdown: 2/0/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)


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



  1. Discuss application of leadership-management theory to the healthcare setting.
  2. Discuss application of delegation-supervsion principles.
  3. Accurately prioritize and utilize principles of time management in the provision of nursing care.
  4. Discuss staffing patterns and assignments based on patient acuity.
  5. Demonstrate effective resolution to a variety of conflict situations.
  6. Examine organizational change and the principles of change theory as they relate to the helathcare setting.
  7. Demonstrate the ability to apply teaching-learning theory to the development of effective teaching plans.
  8. Describe the leadership and member roles in team-building and motivation.
  9. Analyze legal/ethical issues a they apply to the professional role.
  10. Examine current trends and the impact on the healthcare system.
  11. Explore career opportunities, job seeking skills, and transition into the workforce.

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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