A student-directed, faculty-advised practice experience that complements learning in D.N.P. coursework where more expertise is desired. Provides clinical and/or nonclinical opportunities to complete experiences that merge the D.N.P. Essentials and specialty competencies with personal scholarly goals. Required for students needing additional practical experience hours to meet the 1,000 hours of practice post-baccalaureate. Course may be repeated for a total of six credits. Prerequisites: Admission to D.N.P. Program and permission of instructor. (P/F)
NURS 880 DNP PRACTICUM (Fall 2019)
Provides opportunities to complete experiences that merge the D.N.P. Essentials and specialty competencies with personal scholarly goals. A collaboration between the student, faculty advisor and agency preceptor complements learning in clinical and non-clinical areas in which more expertise is desired. During the D.N.P. Program, a total of four credits (400 hours) of practicum are required at SU in at least two different areas of focus. Prerequisite: Year 2 or 3 of D.N.P. Program or permission of instructor. Seven hours practicum (per credit per week) and two hours seminar per week.