NURS 157 :: Adult Health Nursing
Spring 2013 @Hawaii CC

18475 (E.HI), 18476 (W.HI)
Credit Hours:
Sharon Moran
934-2657 (Ph)
974-7778 (Fax)
Instructional Mode:
Instructional Mode:
01/07/2013 - 05/13/2013
8:10am- 10:00am
Origination Site: UH Hilo
Receive Sites:UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui Campus)
Schedule Notes:
Additional in-person and clinical hours on Mon, Tues, Wed
Course Restrictions:
Open to Hawaii county UH students only.
Course Prerequisites:
PreReq: “C” or better in Nurs 151 and “C” or better in Nurs 153 and “C” or better in Nurs 158
Course Description:
First level course in which concepts basic to promotion, maintenance and restoration of adult health are presented within the framework of the nursing process. Emphasis is on nursing management of clients’ experiencing disruptions in ego and body integrity/defense, oxygenation, metabolism, fluid and electrolyte balance, sensory-perceptual, mobility and coordination, digestion and elimination due to developmental and/or pathophysiological processes.
Books may be purchased at the UH Hilo bookstore or ordered online at If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements:
This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using the UH Hawaii Interactive Television Service 3 (HITS3). It allows students to attend the course at on SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and SPECIFIC CAMPUS listed above.

Online Component
Course also includes an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website:
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