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NURS 265 Perioperative Nursing Preceptorship

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Registered Nursing

The courses NURS 211, 212, 221, 222, 225, 231, 232, 235, 241, 242, 245, 620, 815, 816, 817, 818, and 819 are open only to those students accepted in the Associate Degree Nursing Program (see Index: Nursing, A. S. Degree for admission requirements). A grade of C or higher is necessary for progression in the sequence. Upon graduation, the candidate receives an Associate in Science degree and is eligible to take the National Council Licensing Exam (NCLEX).

Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

This course provides entry level knowledge and skills required to work as an entry-level practitioner in perioperative nursing. Focuses on learning in the perioperative clinical setting. Student applies learned concepts in an operating room under the supervision of assigned preceptors. The course is intended to be taken with NURS 264, the theory component. Extra supplies may be required. (Spring only)

Units: 10
Degree Credit
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 480-540
Prerequisites: Current RN license or acceptance into the course by the Nursing Department.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU