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College of Nursing

Course Syllabus

NUR408 - Senior Experiential Practicum and Seminar

Credit Hours: 6

Course Description

This synthesis course is designed to integrate the baccalaureate nursing program of study concepts in experiential learning experiences in a variety of health settings and environments. The student in collaboration with the faculty develops an individualized experiential practicum experience with objectives, critique of the literature, plan for implementation and outcomes based on career goals.

Course Prerequisites

Completion of all general studies courses and all previous upper division nursing courses or permission of the RN to BSN Program.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

Assessment of Outcomes

Specified on the course schedule/outline

Grading System
Letter GradeRangeDefinition
A 90-100 Excellent
B 80-89 Above Average
C 70-79 Average
D 60-69 Below Average
F 0-59 Failing
W Withdrawal during weeks 1 - 7
WF Withdrawal failing after week 7
NF Failing – Not actively engaged

For more details about the Grading System, please see the current catalog.

Active Participation

Students must be actively engaged in the course. For a definition of active engagement, please see the current catalog.

Academic Integrity

Cheating and plagiarism are serious offenses against the University’s academic integrity and are consequently strictly prohibited. All students must familiarize themselves with the University policy on Academic Integrity.

Penalties for cheating and plagiarism are described in the University policy on Academic Integrity in the catalog. They include failure of the assignment, failure for the course, or dismissal from the University. For the complete Cheating/Plagiarism policy, please see the current catalog.

Students with Disabilities

Students who have disabilities that may impact their performance in this course should follow the process described under the heading Accommodations for the Disabled in the current catalog.

Discipline (Program) Specific Information

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