• Program: Practical Nursing
  • Course: Transcultural Nursing
  • Course #: NURS1275
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

This course will explore meanings and expressions of health, illness, caring, and healing transculturally. This will prepare the student for practice in a culturally diverse environment.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Distinguish characteristics of various cultures
Explore the nursing implications of a clients cultural belief
Apply competent health care assessment
Identify culture care of homeless individuals
Identify factors influencing transcultural nursing

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  NURS1161 or current RN or LPN license
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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