This course prepares the student to assume nursing leadership and management roles with focus on their interactions with healthcare team members. It familiarizes them with management theories; organizational and behavior theories; and leadership styles that are relevant to the practice of nursing management, explores the elements of the management process, and changes management strategies and their applications. It enhances the student’s leadership skills in maintaining best practices and standards of care utilizing nursing units in hospitals as a framework for the application of the theories and knowledge base.
School of Nursing and Health Professions
6 hours of online lecture and preceptorship per week