Master of Science in Nursing - Graduate Certificates in Nurse Education, Nurse Administration & Organizational Systems Leadership, and Informatics, Evidence-Based Practice & Project Management/Strategy {21-22} - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Course Code
NURS 610  Credits
Title Health Promotion and Disease Prevention 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This core course reviews theoretical foundations and research-based interventions related to health behavior, health promotion and disease prevention. Students critically examine patterns of health behaviors, risk assessment, lifestyles, developmental stages, sociocultural, psychological, and spiritual contributions to well-being. The role of nursing is addressed as related to systems and community change to prevent disease and enhance health at the community level.