NURS4610 Transformation to Nursing Leadership and Management

Course Description

Role Transformation to BSN is designed to examine the transition of the Registered Nurse (RN) to the professional leadership role at the baccalaureate level. As the entry course for the Professional Component of the RN to BSN program, this course provides students with networking and mentoring opportunities with peers and faculty. An examination of evolving disciplinary nursing knowledge, historical foundations, and current issues regarding the scope and roles of the nurse leader shall be explored. The promotion of critical thinking and interpersonal communication skills critical to professional practice are assessed through writing intensive assignments.