This course focuses on the study of individuals and families experiencing multiple transitions, specifically palliative care, HIV/AIDS, end of life care and trauma. Emphasis is given to the continuum of health from high acuity settings to nursing in the home. A continued theme of the determinants of health and transitions in health involves critical analysis of issues facing First Nations people as well as the impact of immigration and violence.
This course is part of the full-time Nursing (BScN) Advanced Entry, Nursing (BScN) Year 1 Entry Programs.
Course code: NURS 3263
Length: 30 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.