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Associate Degree Nursing Plan of Study

2014 – 2015

Associate Degree Nursing – Day Program


2013 – 2014

Associate Degree Nursing – Day Program


2012 – 2013

Associate Degree Nursing – Day Program


2010 – 2011

Associate Degree Nursing – Day Program


Associate Degree Nursing (A45110) – Printable Version (pdf)
Note: Students on this plan of study will be chosen through the competitive admissions process outlined on the Durham Tech Associate Degree Nursing web page.
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 1 0 0 1
BIO 168 Anatomy & Physiology I 3 3 0 4
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry* 3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
NUR 111 Introduction to Health Concepts 4 6 6 8
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
BIO 169 Anatomy & Physiology II 3 3 0 4
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology 3 0 0 3
NUR 112 Health-Illness Concepts 3 0 6 5
NUR 114 Holistic Health Concepts 3 0 6 5
NUR 212A Health System Concepts 1.5 0 3 2.5
SUMMER TERM, 2015
BIO 271 Pathophysiology 3 0 0 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
ENG 112 Writing/Research in Disciplines 3 0 0 3
NUR 113 Family Health Concepts 3 0 6 5
NUR 211 Health Care Concepts 3 0 6 5
NUR 212B Health System Concepts 1.5 0 3 2.5
SPRING SEMESTER, 2016
NUR 213 Complex Health Concepts 4 3 15 10
Humanities Elective       3
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree 70

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

*ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050 may be required based on placement test results.

Humanities Electives: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, ART 117, DRA 122, ENG 231, ENG 232, ENG 233, ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 251, ENG 252, ENG 261, ENG 262, FRE 211, GER 211, HUM 110, HUM 115, HUM 120, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 150, HUM 160, ITA 211, MUS 110, PHI 215, PHI 240, POR 211, REL 110, REL 211, SPA 211, SPA 212

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have a 2.0 overall grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.