Pre-Nursing Associate in Arts Degree
PROGRAM CODE: 2A18800
The Pre-Nursing Associate in Arts Degree is designed to give students the necessary background needed to enter the field of nursing. This degree prepares students for further study toward an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. A total of 18-19 units are required from the course list below.
|Required Courses (18-19 units):|
|ANAT 231 F||General Human Anatomy||4|
|ANAT 240 F||Human Physiology||5|
|CHEM 101 F||Chemistry for Allied Health Science||5|
|MICR 220 F||Medical Microbiology||4-5|
|or MICR 262 F||General Microbiology|
Outcome 1: Demonstrate an understanding of how the scientific method is used to explore anatomy, physiology, and microbiology.
Outcome 2: Demonstrate safe and proficient use of laboratory equipment and techniques including microscopes, dissection, aseptic handling of microorganisms, basic biochemical testing protocols, etc.
Outcome 3: Distinguish between normal and pathological phenomena.