About The Instructor
This course is Pass/ Fail.
This course is graded on a pass/fail basis.
Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2013 - 12/14/2013)
Time: 08:00 - 10:00 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Franklin Center 202
Seats Available: 4 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.
Valerie M. Howard, Ed.D., M.S.N,R.N.
Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Nursing and Health Sciences
University Professor of Nursing
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