NUR 635 Summary of Current Course Content Knowledge

NUR 635 Summary of Current Course Content Knowledge

Academic engagement through active participation in instructional activities related to the course objectives is paramount to your success in this course and future courses.  Through interaction with your instructor and classmates, you will explore the course material and be provided with the best opportunity for objective and competency mastery.  To begin this class, review the course objectives for each Topic, and then answer the following questions as this will help guide your instructor for course instruction. 

  1. Which weekly objectives do you have prior knowledge of and to what extent?
  2. Which weekly objectives do you have no prior knowledge of?
  3. What course-related topics would you like to discuss with your instructor and classmates?  What questions or concerns do you have about this course? 

The primary objective of my participation in this course is to attain a comprehensive understanding of advanced Pharmacology, a fundamental component of nursing education and practice that plays a crucial role in delivering patient care and ensuring safety. I have quite a little understanding of pharmacology, which I plan to engage intensively every week.

Every week, I aim to gain essential knowledge about educating patients on prescribed medications. This will enhance my proficiency in effectively explaining prescription instructions, potential side effects, and the importance of adherence. To stay current in a rapidly changing field and demonstrate a dedication to ongoing learning and professional development. Ensuring awareness of potential drug interactions, contraindications, and side effects, minimizing medication prescribing errors, and prioritizing patients’ well-being.

A Sample Answer For the Assignment: NUR 635 Summary of Current Course Content Knowledge

Title: NUR 635 Summary of Current Course Content Knowledge

What weekly objectives do you know prior, and to what extent?

Objectives 1 to 16: I have fundamental knowledge and administration and used many medications but a conceptual framework for applying to complex diseases for all purposes. 

Which weekly objectives do you have no prior knowledge of?

Topic 4- Familiar with medications and administration but no prior knowledge of the focus of treatment and a solid interest in exploring synergism of drugs. 

What course-related topics would you like to discuss with your instructor and classmates? What questions or concerns do you have about this course? 

I have many questions, but I will take one day at a time to learn, understand, and change my mentality to a ripple effect of advanced pharmacology and apply it to complex disease processes.

Which weekly objectives do you have prior knowledge of and to what extent?

As an ICU nurse, I have a good grasp on administering a wide range of medications including vasoactive drips, sedation, multi-modal pain therapies, etc. 

Which weekly objectives do you have no prior knowledge of?

I have minimal knowledge of all of the regulatory aspects of prescribing medications. I also have very little experience in oncology, immunologic, and cardiac medications. 

What course-related topics would you like to discuss with your instructor and classmates? What questions or concerns do you have about this course? 

I am looking forward to learning the all of the intricacies of medications and the why’s behind giving what we give.  

Which weekly objectives do you have prior knowledge of and to what extent?
With experience in hospice and palliative care, I have knowledge of pain management, inflammation, as well as neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Which weekly objectives do you have no prior knowledge of?
I do not have very much knowledge of treatment for renal disorders, anemias, gastrointestinal,  nutritional or oncology disorders.
What course-related topics would you like to discuss with your instructor and classmates?  What questions or concerns do you have about this course? 
I am interested in discussing oncology disorders and treatment. My goal is to gain a better understanding of each topic weekly, as well as, how we will use it all in practice.