NGR 5XXX††††††† Holistic Healthcare (Pending)††††††††††††††††††† 3
on-line course explores the role of selected complementary and alternative
health practices and promotions in the healthcare arena. Emphasis will be
placed on ways to promote healing and optimum health in the individual. Offered
concurrently with NUR 4XXX (Holistic Healthcare); graduate students will be
assigned additional work.
NGR 5196†††††††† Drugs/The Human Body†††††††††††††††††††† 3
to introduce students to the dynamics of drug addiction from a physiological
perspective. Legal and historical data related to current categories of drugs will
be explored. Basic pharmacology and physiology; acute and chronic pathologic
effects, and the physiological symptoms of withdrawal for commonly abused drugs
will be a major focus. Offered concurrently with NUR 4645; graduate students
will be assigned additional work.
NGR 5290†††††††† Menís Health††††††††††††† 3
an interdisciplinary approach, addresses menís health and perceptions of
masculinity, differences in menís health care, differences and disparities
related to race, ethnicity, and social class. Topics include wellness,
cardiovascular disease, breast and prostate cancer, sexually transmitted
disease (including HIV), aging, violence, depression, infertility, erectile
dysfunctions, and impotence. Includes historical cases and epidemiological
differences among groups. Offered concurrently with NUR 4936. Students
registered for graduate credit have different criteria and values for
assignments. Senior or graduate status is required.
NGR 5934†††††††† Cultural Factors in Health and Illness††††††††††††††††† 3
of culture on health and health care beliefs and practices. Institutional
health care policies which conflict with ethnic or cultural beliefs will be
discussed. Selected content and learning experiences will guide students who
interact with clients in a variety of settings. Satisfaction of all General
Studies requirements; completion of majority of upper-division degree
requirements; or equivalent. Offered concurrently with NUR 4655; graduate
students will be assigned additional work.