Vocational Nursing

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VN 130 PHARMACOLOGY FOR NURSES 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: VN 30 or equivalent. Corequisite: VN 201.] Provides basic introduction to pharmacology for VN students. Includes content organized according to major drug groups and major disease treatments with emphasis on nursing implications of various drugs. Emphasizes mechanisms of action, dosage, side effects, contraindications, interactions, and classification of all drugs. [D; CSU]
VN 130 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90293 VN 130 301 08:00AM-09:50AM TH 4312 Cruz,Rosemarie 18 4*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:56 AM
VN 201 VOCATIONAL NURSING 5 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: VN 102 or equivalent. Corequisite: VN 201L and 130.] Concepts of nursing care related to selected disorders of human functioning: sterile procedures, mechanical ventilation, suctioning, preparation for surgery, patient instruction, and selected advanced procedures. [D; CSU]
VN 201 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90294 VN 201 301 11:00AM-03:50PM TH 4312 Cruz,Rosemarie 18 7*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:56 AM
VN 201L VOCATIONAL NURSING LABORATORY 6 Units Fee: $40. Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: VN 102 or equivalent. Corequisite: VN 201.] Supports theory from VN 201 by offering clinical practice in the medical-surgical clinical setting. Provides nursing care for patients with a variety of illnesses. [D; CSU]
VN 201L Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90295 VN 201L E1 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Cruz,Rosemarie 18 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available. 288-324 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:56 AM
90296 VN 201L E2 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Cruz,Rosemarie 18 2*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available. 288-324 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:56 AM
90297 VN 201L E3 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Cruz,Rosemarie 18 2*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available. 288-324 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:56 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 5
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