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MSN 635 Nursing Leadership and Management (3 Credits)

This course discusses leadership and management theory and application so that students are able to develop skills in understanding and implementing change within the health care setting. Topics explored in this course are leadership theory and frameworks, change management theory and paradigms, project management and systems theory, organizational culture, and financial management.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Apply leadership, management and change management theories to the context of nursing practice.
  • Explain the distinction between professional nursing leadership and management.
  • Demonstrate skills in using appropriate evaluation methods in the analysis of outcomes and quality of nursing care.
  • Critically analyze budget and fiscal management issues associated with management of client care.

Lecture Hours: 45 lecture hours

Prerequisite: HCA 673