Prerequisites: 69:251, 69:263, & 69:265.

The intercept between psychiatric nursing and gerontology focuses on mental health promotion and mental illness including specialized approaches needed to understand and care for seniors. This psychogeriatric nursing course involves discussion of theory related to psychosocial assessment, mental health promotion and psychopathology of later life.

1.5 lecture hours per term, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 69:271 in the BU Course Transfer Database.