MSN Online Program - Advanced Generalist

MSN Curriculum

West Coast University's online nursing courses curriculum help provide students with the knowledge and professional nursing skills necessary to assist patients and clients toward an optimal level of health.

The online Master of Science in Nursing degree curriculum integrates critical thinking, decision-making, leadership and management techniques with moral, ethical and legal principles associated with providing outstanding care in a clinical setting.

 

Course Number

Course Title

Course Credit

Year 1, Trimester 1 - MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS500

Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice

3

Term II

NURS510

Policy, Organization and Financing of Healthcare

3

NURS521

Ethics in Healthcare

3

Year 1, Trimester 2 - MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS535

Principles of Teaching and Learning

3

NURS561

Health Promotion & Disease Prevention

3

Term II

NURS540

Research Utilization

3

Year 1, Trimester 3 - MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS530

Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology

3

Term II

NURS570

Advanced Pharmacology

3

Year 2, Trimester 1 - MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS580

Advanced Health/Physical Assessment

3

Term II

NURS590-A

Advanced Clinical Concepts: Theory

1.5

NURS590-B

Advanced Clinical Concepts: Theory

1.5

Year 2, Trimester 2 - MSN Curriculum

Term I

NURS591L-A

Advanced Clinical Practice: Practicum

1.5

NURS690-A

Culminating Experience I 

Term II

NURS591L-B

Advanced Clinical Practice: Practicum

1.5

NURS690-B

Culminating Experience II

1.5

  

 

Total Credits: 36