Prerequisites: Completion of all year three courses.
This practicum course is concerned with the application of clinical skills used to provide psychiatric nursing care for an adult client who is dealing with an acute episode of mental illness. Students will apply theory and concepts learned in pre-requisite courses. Student will develop independent learning objectives consistent with their clients' mental health problems. Student will practice as part of the health team in an acute adult inpatient facility.
240 clinical practice hours per term, one term
Transfer Equivalents: Look up 69:346 in the BU Course Transfer Database.