Curriculum Plan Nurse Educator Concentration
|Course Name||Course #||Credits|
|Graduate Core Courses(12 Credits)|
|Advanced Nursing Practice Grounded in Caring||NGR||6110||3|
|Philosophical & Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice Roles||NGR||6811||3|
|Nursing Research & Evidence-Based Practice||NGR||6812||3|
|Leadership, Policy, & Finance in Advanced Nursing Practice||NGR||6891|
|Direct Care Core Courses (9 Credits)|
|Advanced Health Assessment||NGR||6002||2|
|Advanced Health Assessment Lab*||NGR||6002L||1|
|> Concentration Courses(18 Credits)|
|Curriculum Evolution and Models in Nursing Education (selected weekends) Offered in Fall||NGR||6713(**)||3|
|Advanced Nursing Education Practicum (120 hrs per credit/ 8 hrs per week)||NGR||6944L||3 ***
(1-3 variable credit. May be taken one credit at a time.)
|Evaluation in Nursing Education (selected weekends) *First half of Semester
Offered in Spring
|Creative Teaching-Learning Methods in Nursing Education (selected weekends) *Second half of Semester||NGR||6711 (**)||3|
|Advanced Concepts for Direct Care Nursing Situations||NGR||6006||3|
|Direct Care Focus Practicum||NGR||6006L||3 ***|
* Requires 120 hours/credit. This is a total of 360 hours of a variety of supervised teaching experiences.
** Concentration Courses are generally offered once a year.
*** Requires 360 hours supervised, direct care experiences.
-Live (on-campus) courses are usually on Thursdays anytime between 8am-8pm. Nursing Education Concentration Courses are offered on selected weekends.
-Most courses are available on-line.
- Nurse Educator Curriculum: Full Time Fall Entry
- Nurse Educator Curriculum: Part Time Fall Entry
- Nurse Educator Curriculum: Full Time Spring Entry
- Nurse Educator Curriculum: Part Time Spring Entry
Fee for Lab Courses
There is a $150.00/credit fee for the Advanced Health Assessment lab course. The purpose of the fee is to cover the higher cost of instruction for these courses due to lower faculty-student ratios and increasing use of simulation and standardized patients.
The following course carries this fee:
- NGR 6002L - 1 credit, $150 fee
Second MSN Degree Option
Courses Typically Completed in Direct Care Focus Concentrations at FAU*
*(Courses may vary by graduation year)
|MSN CORE COURSES||CREDITS|
|NGR 6110||Advanced Nursing Practice: Grounded in Caring||3|
|NGR 6811||Philosophy & Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing Practice Roles||3|
|NGR 6812||Nursing Research Evidence Based Practice||3|
|NGR 6891||Leadership, Policy and Finance: Advanced Nursing Practice||3|
|MSN DIRECT CARE CORE COURSES||CREDITS|
|NGR 6002||Advanced Health Assessment||2|
|NGR 6002L||Advanced Health Assessment Lab||1|
|NGR 6141||Advanced Pathophysiology||3|
|NGR 6172||Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics||3|