About The Instructor(s)
This course is graded on a pass/fail basis.
Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)
Time: 08:00 - 09:50 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Patrick Henry HOP
Seats Available: 2 Seats
This course serves as an NCLEX-RN/CAT examination preparation course. Students will work individually as well as in cooperative learning groups. Content will focus on test-taking strategies, controlling test anxiety through locus of control, cognitive restructuring, and self-talk. The course assignments will include current issues affecting NCLEX first-time test-takers. Students will practice the above test-taking techniques through computer assisted instruction and weekly NCLEX-like questions. The course will not re-teach nursing content, with the exception of pharmacology and diagnostic studies. Students will be given a comprehensive NCLEX readiness examination and must achieve of a 90% or higher for course completion and graduation.
Carl A. Ross, Ph.D., CRNP, CNE
University Professor of Nursing
Coordinator, Nicaragua Programs
Scaife Hall 129