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Legal and Ethical Foundations

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Laws and ethical principles guiding practice are emphasized. Areas of legal exploration will include: malpractice, negligence, and standards of care. Students will apply critical thinking and analysis as they consider ethical decision-making as care providers in this complex and rapidly advancing profession. Prerequisite: NURS 302. Concurrent with NURS 305 *.

*Pre-Licensure option candidates are also expected to enroll in NURS 307. Summer.