Attend an Information Session
If you'd like more information on this program, reserve your seat at an upcoming information session:
- Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 6-7 p.m.
- Monday, August 6, 2018, 6-7 p.m.
CURRENT NURSING TRENDS (LNU 8310) - Online: Are you a registered nurse who wishes to review or expand your knowledge? This online course is a comprehensive didactic review of current nursing trends. Nursing processes, patient education, documentation, safety and quality initiatives are covered. Evidence-based practice guidelines and tools utilized in nursing practice will be reviewed. Care for patients with comorbidities and the elderly will also be discussed.
NLN PRE-ENTRANCE EXAM PREPARATION (LAH 0242): Prepare for the National League of Nursing (NLN) pre-entrance exam in this comprehensive review course. The NLN pre-entrance exam is required if you are seeking admission to most Health Career programs at Harper College. This preparation course is taught by content experts who will review verbal areas such as root words, vocabulary and reading, math, biology, anatomy, chemistry and basic test taking strategies.
RN REFRESHER (LNU 8100): Restart your career as a registered nurse in this refresher course. The first part of this unique program utilizes a blended approach to help you hone your critical thinking skills as you become familiar with the most current trends in nursing care. During the second part of the course, the Nursing Field Experience provides the opportunity to put theory into practice in a clinical setting. If you have been licensed in the US and desire to return to a patient care setting, this course is for you. Twenty CEs are awarded for RN license renewal in Illinois. Students must be pre-approved for the RN Refresher program.
RN REFRESHER THEORY AND SKILLS REVIEW (LNU 8101): This course is the classroom portion of the RN Refresher course (LNU8100); students in this section do not participate in the Nursing Field Experience. Designed for foreign trained nurses who are preparing to take the nursing licensing exam. The blended format of this course will help you become familiar with the most current trends in nursing care and the Nurse Practice Act in Illinois. As a student at Harper College, you will also have access to all of the nursing resources at the college to help you prepare for the licensing exam. Students must be pre-approved for the RN Refresher program.
Please note, not all courses are offered every semester.