Program Outline

Nurse Practitioner Primary Health Care Option
Bachelor of Nursing (Post-RN) Program Outline
111 Credit Hours
45 Nursing credit hours are normally awarded on the basis of successful completion of a diploma program in Nursing.
21 Additional credit hours required to complete the program: **It is highly recommended that these 3 electives be completed prior to commencement of the BNNP Option.**

English 3 credit hours

Statistics 2500 or equivalent or Education 2900 3 credit hours

Philosophy from the 2500-2599 series or Religious Studies 2610

42 Nursing credit hours are required:
N2230 - Teaching/Learning
N2700 - Nursing Theories in Practice
N2740 - Human Physiology
N3023 - Counselling
N3070 - Health Assessment Across the Lifespan
N3380 - Clinical Practice I
N3410 - Roles of Nurse Practitioner in Primary Health Care
N3430 - Concepts in Pharmacology Across the Lifespan
N4002 - Introduction to Nursing Research: Methodology & Critique
N4010 - Community Health Nursing I
N4310 - Community Health Nursing II
N4370 - Health Assessment Clinical Practice II
N4701 - Current Concepts in Pathophysiology
N5360 - Advanced Clinical Decision Making Clinical Practice
N5370 – Integrated Clinical Practicum
N5600 - Advanced Clinical Decision Making
N5700 - Nursing Managemen
Students are required to follow the curriculum map course sequencing for full time or part time studies.


School of Nursing

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000