Nursing {21-22} - Global Health Perspectives for Nursing

Course Code
NURS 485  Credits
Title Global Health Perspectives for Nursing 
Prerequisite NURS 459 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Writing Intensive Yes  
Description This course examines global health issues that influence the delivery of holistic care at the local, national, and global level. Emphasis is on recognition of the global, cultural, and societal factors that influence care at the local level. Theoretical frameworks are presented to guide planning of global health care delivery. The role of nursing in advocating for culturally responsive care of diverse and vulnerable populations is examined. Students are challenged to define themselves as global citizens.