Nursing (NURS)

NURS 1A  The Nursing Process I

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 135
Prerequisite: Admission to Nursing Program; ANAT 35 or equivalent and ANAT 36 or equivalent, or ANAT 10A or equivalent and ANAT 10B or equivalent, and MICR 22 or equivalent, or MICR 1 or equivalent, and ENGL 1A or equivalent
Corequisite: NURS 2

Principles of nursing as related to a culturally diverse population, adulthood through senescence. Theory and application of the Nursing Process including meaning of illness, promoting health patterns, hygiene, safety, asepsis, medication administration, elimination, and communication. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225209NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen67A-150
Fall 202225210NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen; K. Berch; S. Vazquez67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen; K. Berch; S. Vazquez67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen; K. Berch; S. Vazquez67A-150
Fall 202225211NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen; C. Kunkler67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen; C. Kunkler67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen; C. Kunkler67A-150
Fall 202225212NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen67A-150
Fall 202225213NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen; K. Meares67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen; K. Meares67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen; K. Meares67A-150
Fall 202225214NURS:1AM7:00am - 11:00amG. Chen; V. Vy67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmG. Chen; V. Vy67A-150
TW6:30am - 3:00pmG. Chen; V. Vy67A-150

NURS 1B  The Nursing Process II

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 135
Prerequisite: NURS 1A
Corequisite: NURS 2

Principles of nursing as related to a culturally diverse population, adulthood through senescence. Theory and application of the Nursing Process including wound care, legal/ethical aspects, comfort, fluid and electrolytes, spirituality, and nursing trends.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225215NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00am67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pm67A-150
Fall 202225216NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00amJ. Orr67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmJ. Orr67A-150
Fall 202225217NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00amH. Gutierrez67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmH. Gutierrez67A-150
Fall 202225218NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00am67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pm67A-150
Fall 202225219NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00am67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pm67A-150
Fall 202225220NURS:1BM7:00am - 11:00amS. Boquiren; E. Rutherford67A-150
M1:00pm - 3:00pmS. Boquiren; E. Rutherford67A-150

NURS 2  Pharmacology

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 36   
Prerequisite: Admission to Nursing Program and eligibility for MATH 51
Corequisite: NURS 1A

Ethical and legal responsibilities in the administration of medications. Application of mathematical concepts, the nursing process, and drug therapy to the administration of fluids and medications.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225221NURS:2R7:30am - 10:20amO. Romero67A-150
Fall 202225222NURS:2R7:30am - 10:20amO. Romero67A-150

NURS 3  Medical-Surgical Nursing: Locomotion/Sensory/Integument/Oncology/Immunology

3.5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 30   Lab: 108
Prerequisite: NURS 1B and NURS 2 or NURS 70 for Advanced Placement or instructor approval

Concepts of nursing assessment and intervention with application to clients with integumentary and immunologic disorders as well as dysfunctions of sensation and locomotion. An introduction to oncology nursing is included. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225223NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr; M. Harrington67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr; M. Harrington67A-206
Fall 202225224NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr67A-206
Fall 202225225NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr; T. Nln67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr; T. Nln67A-206
Fall 202225226NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr; K. Berch67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr; K. Berch67A-206
Fall 202225228NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr; A. Reyes67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr; A. Reyes67A-206
Fall 202225310NURS:3M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Orr; A. Mccarty67A-206
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. Orr; A. Mccarty67A-206

NURS 4  Maternity Nursing

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 81
Prerequisite: NURS 3 or NURS 70

The concepts of anatomy, physiology, and fetal growth and development are applied to the care of maternity patients, newborn infants, and their families. Nursing care on a wellness-illness continuum using the family-centered approach is introduced.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
M7:00am - 9:40amF. Lirio; I. Bohorquez67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pmF. Lirio; I. Bohorquez67A-206
Fall 202225298NURS:4M7:00am - 9:40amF. Lirio; M. Hernandez67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pmF. Lirio; M. Hernandez67A-206
Fall 202225299NURS:4M7:00am - 9:40amF. Lirio67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pmF. Lirio67A-206
Fall 202225302NURS:4M7:00am - 9:40am67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pm67A-206
Fall 202225303NURS:4M7:00am - 9:40amF. Lirio; M. Garcia67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pmF. Lirio; M. Garcia67A-206
Fall 202225305NURS:4M7:00am - 9:40am67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:30pm67A-206

NURS 5  Psychiatric Nursing

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 81
Prerequisite: NURS 7 and (PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH)

Concepts of nursing assessment and intervention with application to clients with psychiatric disorders in a mental health setting. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225227NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15amW. Fuentes67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pmW. Fuentes67A-205
Fall 202225335NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15am67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pm67A-205
Fall 202225338NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15amJ. San Andres67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pmJ. San Andres67A-205
Fall 202225339NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15amM. Elmgren67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pmM. Elmgren67A-205
Fall 202225340NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15amK. Mahood67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pmK. Mahood67A-205
Fall 202225341NURS:5M7:00am - 10:15amA. Macaraeg67A-205
M1:00pm - 2:30pmA. Macaraeg67A-205

NURS 6  Pediatric Nursing

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 81
Prerequisite: NURS 4 and CHLD 10 or CHLD 10H or PSYC 14 or instructor approval

Concepts of nursing assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation with application to pediatric clients. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225312NURS:6M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch67A-206
M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch67A-206
Fall 202225313NURS:6M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch; C. Ford-Charles67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch; C. Ford-Charles67A-206
Fall 202225318NURS:6M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch; V. Vy67A-206
M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch; V. Vy67A-206
Fall 202225322NURS:6M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch; C. Kunkler67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch; C. Kunkler67A-206
Fall 202225324NURS:6M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch; S. Radnoti67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch; S. Radnoti67A-206
Fall 202225326NURS:6M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch67A-206
Fall 202225327NURS:6M7:00am - 11:15amK. Berch67A-206
M1:00pm - 3:05pmK. Berch67A-206

NURS 7  Medical-Surgical Nursing: Nutrition/Elimination/ Surgical Asepsis

7 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 63   Lab: 189
Prerequisite: NURS 6

Nursing assessment and intervention with application to clients with problems of nutrition, elimination, and the reproductive systems. Clients in pre-, intra-, and post-operative settings are included. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225328NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros67A-205
Fall 202225329NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; L. Reyes; Z. Townsend67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; L. Reyes; Z. Townsend67A-205
Fall 202225331NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; H. Moritz; E. Sanchez67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; H. Moritz; E. Sanchez67A-205
Fall 202225332NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; M. Torres67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; M. Torres67A-205
Fall 202225333NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; A. Ha Nguyen; K. Hemphill67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; A. Ha Nguyen; K. Hemphill67A-205
Fall 202225334NURS:7M7:00am - 10:50amS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; A. Marquez; C. Macchione67A-205
M1:00pm - 3:05pmS. Boquiren; J. Ontiveros; A. Marquez; C. Macchione67A-205

NURS 8  Medical-Surgical Nursing: Circulation and Oxygenation

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 135
Prerequisite: NURS 5 or Advanced Placement (NURS 70)
Corequisite: NURS 9

Nursing assessment and intervention with application to clients with cardiovascular and pulmonary problems. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225344NURS:8M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper67A-216
R7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper67A-216
M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper; J. Terania67A-216
R7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper; J. Terania67A-216
Fall 202225347NURS:8M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper; A. Fiorito; O. Acosta67A-216
R7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper; A. Fiorito; O. Acosta67A-216
Fall 202225348NURS:8M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper; E. Rutherford67A-216
R7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper; E. Rutherford67A-216
M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper; M. Tan67A-216
R7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper; M. Tan67A-216
Fall 202225350NURS:8M7:00am - 10:30amJ. Hooper; C. Ossa-Martinez67A-216
M7:00am - 10:25amJ. Hooper; C. Ossa-Martinez67A-216

NURS 9  Leadership in Nursing

1 Unit (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 18   
Prerequisite: NURS 5 or instructor approval
Corequisite: NURS 8 (May have been taken previously)

Cognitive and leadership skills for first level management positions. Includes exploration and analysis of current trends and issues in nursing.

NURS 10  Medical-Surgical Nursing: Integration/Regulation

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 81
Prerequisite: NURS 8 and NURS 9

Concepts of nursing assessment and intervention with application to clients with neurological and endocrine disorders. The Betty Neuman Model serves as the conceptual framework.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202225352NURS:10M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero67A-216
M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero67A-216
Fall 202225353NURS:10M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero67A-216
M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero67A-216
Fall 202225354NURS:10M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero; J. Hooper67A-216
M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero; J. Hooper67A-216
Fall 202225355NURS:10M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero; A. Fiorito67A-216
M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero; A. Fiorito67A-216
Fall 202225356NURS:10M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero; B. Lynes67A-216
M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero; B. Lynes67A-216
Fall 202225357NURS:10M7:00am - 11:05amO. Romero; D. Coleman67A-216
M1:00pm - 3:30pmO. Romero; D. Coleman67A-216

NURS 11  Preceptorship in Nursing

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 108
Prerequisite: NURS 10 or Advanced Placement

Students develop cognitive and leadership skills for a pre-licensed preceptee position and prepare for professional responsibilities in employment under the direct supervision of a qualified Registered Nurse. Includes explanation and analysis of current trends and issues in nursing.

NURS 20  Nursing Work Experience Program

1-4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 60-300
Prerequisite: Compliance with Work Experience regulations as designated in the College Catalog. Current satisfactory status in the Nursing Program.

On-the-job experience for nursing students in an approved work setting related to classroom, theory, and clinical instruction. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each unit of credit. It is recommended that the hours per week be equally distributed throughout the semester.

NURS 70  Role Transition

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 36   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: Advanced Placement; PT (Psychiatric Technician) or LVN (Licensed Vocational Nurse); ANAT 35 and ANAT 36 or ANAT 10A and ANAT 10B, and MICR 22, or MICR 1, and ENGL 1A or ENGL 1AH, and PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH, and CHLD 10 or CHLD 10H or PSYC 14.

For the Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Psychiatric Technician (PT) or advanced placement student transitioning into the role of the Registered Nurse (RN). Theory and application of concepts of physical assessment, the relationship of homeostatic mechanisms to fluid and electrolyte balance and imbalance utilizing the Betty Neuman Model as the conceptual framework.

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