Douglas College > Programs & Courses > Continuing Education > Health Professional Development > Courses > Knowledge transfer for RN Mental Health Nursing (PNRS 141)
This course allows students to transfer/apply the principles and theories covered in the program courses to clinical practice at their workplace. Management support is required to optimize student success.
Students complete a series of assignments using their experience with workplace clients as the subject of the knowledge transfer. Assignments are submitted to the instructor for review and grading.
This flexible application of the knowledge base allows students to continue their paid employment while continuing their learning. The student’s work in this course is an academic exercise intended for learning purposes only, and is not to be utilized for pay or promotion purposes within the workplace.
This course is only available to students admitted to the RN Mental Health Nursing Certificate program at the beginning of their studies.
By the end of this course, participants will:
Admission to the RN Mental Health Nursing Certificate program.
Successful completion of all program theory courses:
Completion of English 12 with a minimum grade of “C” or LPI score of 4 or equivalent is required. Students who register are understood to be confirming successful completion of this requirement. Proof of successful completion is not required on registration, but may be requested by Douglas College.
Topics covered include:
All textbooks and course materials used in completion of required theory courses.
Online course through Blackboard
Due to the nature of an online delivery, the student will be expected be proficient in computer skills including email, adding attachments, navigating the internet etc. Resources for getting started with Blackboard are available online to help get the student comfortable in the Blackboard environment.
5 written assignments related to
Minimum grade to pass is C (60%).
8 months (160 hours) from course start date
Registration and Course Start
Registration is easy; simply complete the CE-HS Registration Form and submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org, with proof of completion of the pre-requisite requirements. Payment of the tuition fee must accompany registration.
Instructions on how to access your course materials will be emailed to you by the Program Assistant within five (5) business days prior to your chosen course start date.
*for fall semester, registration will open Aug 12, 2019