Course Description

This course provides opportunities for study and integration of pathophysiological and nursing concepts related to the impact of acute and traumatic conditions on individuals and families across the life span. Emphasis will be placed on assisting students to develop advanced assessment skills and complex interventions. Example of populations include clients experiencing multiple trauma, burns, organ transplants, acute cardiac, respiratory and neurologic episodes.

Sample Course Outline

Sample Classroom Course Outline


In order to take this course, you must have a current nursing registration/licensure with a College of Nurses or nursing regulatory body in a Canadian province or territory. You must also be formally admitted to the post diploma BScN degree through the Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing prior to enrolment in this course.

Students enrolled in Internet sections of this course are required to write the course test and/or exams online at preassigned dates and times that may vary or extend past the scheduled course end date. Details will be provided at the start of each course.

See the Nursing website, www.torontomu.ca/ce/nursing, for further information. 


Prerequisites: (CNUC 832  and CNUR 805 and CNUR 816) or (NSE 32B and NSE 31B and NSE 407 and NSE 306)
Corequisite: CNCL 800 or NSE 418

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