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2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 315 - Intercultural Nursing: Service Learning Experience

This international service-learning course incorporates the concepts of partnership building, risk reduction, and health promotion. Students actively explore international health issues specific to a select country. Students gain an understanding of the nurse’s role in delivery of care and the environmental, economic, socio-cultural and political factors that influence health in a developing nation. Students work in partnership with an international community-based organization to assess health risk factors and plan health promoting activities specific to identified health issues. 

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisites: NU210 and NU230. Corequisites: NU315T. Beginning foreign language skills for the destination country are helpful, but not required.

(Cr: 3)