Semester: Fall, Spring
Prerequisites: BPS 333 and credit or concurrent enrollment in NUR 334.
Catalog Description: Emphasis on the nursing management of childbearing families and reproductive health issues across the life span.
This course is designed to teach students how to take care of women and families experiencing pregnancy, childbirth, and new parenting, as well as women with reproductive system problems. Students learn about both healthy and sick women and newborns.
By the end of this course you will:
This course is primarily taught in a lecture format with a web based component for additional resources. Students are evaluated by on line quizzes and written exams.
This course is taught by multiple instructors, please refer to the URI Course Schedule.
This is a required nursing course that prepares the student to care for women during pregnancy, birth, and throughout the lifespan, and for newborn infants, including both healthy and ill babies.