University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
BASIC HUMAN NEEDS (RADSC)
 

Subject: RADSC

Course Number : 0111

Course Title:  BASIC HUMAN NEEDS

Course Description:

In this course, the student is introduced to  Orem's theory, Roy's Adaptation Model, Erickson's Developmental theory, Maslow's Basic Human Needs, concepts of stress and adaptation, health-illness continuum, nursing process, teaching and learning theories, nursing history, nursing roles and psychosocial and cultural influences on man, health and nursing.  Legal and ethical principles, communication skills, documentation, and clinical theories and skills are also taught.  Nutrition is incorporated into this course with application in the clinical setting.  Prerequisite: pre-radiological science major.

Credit Hours: 6 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  Radiological Science major

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