NUR 301 Foundations of the Nursing Profession

This nursing course introduces and orients the ABSN student to the Nursing Conceptual Framework at Goodwin University; to baccalaureate nursing education, and nursing as a profession. The role and expectations of the baccalaureate-prepared RN are explored and integrated into personal professional practice. Various aspects of nursing as a profession are explored including ethics, law, communication, quality and safety, informatics, critical thinking and clinical judgment.  Additionally, core competencies of the Nurse of the Future including improving access to care, fostering interprofessional collaboration, promoting nursing leadership, transforming nursing education, increasing diversity in nursing, collecting workforce data and building healthier communities will be studied and applied throughout the course.




NUR 205, NUR 309 and NUR 375