ERIC Number: ED113434
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Practical Nursing for High Schools. Curriculum Bulletin 1973-74 Series No. 5.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Bureau of Curriculum Development.
The bulletin, a revision of Practical Nursing for High Schools published in 1963, is a guide for the licensed teacher of nursing in educating the practical nurse student. The publication can be used as a resource for developing the program in individual schools of practical nursing or to develop the behavioral objectives for each procedure. Part 1, Practical Nursing 1 and 2, intended for the junior year, includes: fundamentals of practical nursing, body structure and function, growth and development, and normal nutrition and diet modification. Part 2, Practical Nursing 3 and 4, intended for the senior year, includes: nursing care of patients with diseases and disorders of the body system, maternal and child care, pediatric nursing, and psychiatric nursing. Each part consists of a brief general introduction and an outline of the objectives for the various units. Each unit presents a course outline developing a general topic, including application and patient-related activities. Where applicable, medical information about bodily systems and functions is provided. The appendix includes a history of the program, a 38-page bibliography, samples of various forms, a sample lesson plan and test, a 24-page visual aids list, and source directory. (Author/BP)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Course Content, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Guides, Medical Education, Nurses, Paraprofessional Personnel, Practical Nursing, Secondary Education, Units of Study
Auditor, Board of Education of the City of New York, Publications Sales Office, 110 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201 (Publications List No. 00-7534-4, $6.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Bureau of Curriculum Development.