Nursing Courses (NURS)

Undergraduate Courses

All Nursing courses are open to Nursing students only unless otherwise noted in the course description. When a course is oversubscribed, preference will be given to Nursing students who are closest to graduation. Contact the School of Nursing or refer to current timetable for course offerings.


300-level courses
325 Explorations of Nursing Knowledge and Practice
341 Professional Practice IV: Nursing Inquiry
342 Health and Healing VI: Global Health Issues
345 Family Nursing
350 Health and Healing VII: Promoting Community and Societal Health
351 Nursing Practice VI: Promoting Health of Communities and Society
360 Professional Practice VI: Nursing Research
370 Consolidated Practice Experience III
390 Directed Studies

400-level courses
400 Academic Writing for Nurses
425 Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
430 Professional Practice V: Leadership in Nursing
431 Nursing Practice VII: Engaging in Leadership
450 Nursing Leadership and Management
456 Nursing within Communities and Health Systems
470 Consolidated Practice Experience IV
475 Consolidated Practice Experience V
480 Special Topics
481C Nursing Practice in Hospice Palliative Care
482 Pharmacological Knowledge for Nursing Practice
483 Teaching and Learning in Nursing Practice
484 Nursing with Aboriginal Peoples in Canada
486 Mental Health Challenges in Later Life
487 Health Care Law
488 Gendering Health Care Practices in Nursing
489 Culture and Health
490 Directed Studies
491 Nursing Practice VIII: Transitions
493A Community Health Nursing
493C Lived Experience of Health in Aging
494 Nursing Practice in Cancer Care
495 Nursing Practice Synthesis
496 Nursing with Childbearing Families

Graduate Courses

All Nursing courses are open to Nursing students only unless otherwise noted in the course description. When a course is oversubscribed, preference will be given to Nursing students who are closest to graduation. Contact the School of Nursing or refer to current timetable for course offerings.

Courses offered by the School of Nursing are also found under the following course codes: NUED, NUHI, NUNP, NURA, and NURP.


500-level courses
500 Scholarly Writing for Advanced Practice Nursing
501 Philosophical and Theoretical Knowledge for APN
502A Conceptualizing Research for Advanced Practice Nursing
502B Developing Empirical Research Knowledge and Skills
503 Qualitative Approaches to Research in Nursing
504 Phenomenological and Hermeneutic Approaches to Inquiry
506 Philosophical Knowledge and Advanced Practice Nursing
507 Theoretical Knowledge and Advanced Practice Nursing
508 Methodological Knowledge and Advanced Practice Nursing
509 Evaluation of Health Care
510 Applied Statistics in Nursing
514 Nursing Ethics for Leadership and Practice
549 Health Services Research
568 Trends and Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing
590 Directed Studies
593 Thesis/Project Seminar
594 Scholarly Inquiry: Integrating Knowledge and Practice
596 Nursing Scholarship: Integration & Dissemination
598 Practice Project
599 Thesis

600-level courses
601 Philosophy in Nursing
602 Epistemological Discourses in the Study of Nursing
604A Research Methodology for Nursing and Health Care: Qualitative
604B Research Methodology for Nursing and Health Care: Quantitative
620 Research Internship
621 Doctoral Seminar
622 Dissertation Seminar
630 Teaching Internship
679 Doctoral Research Seminar
680 Special Topics in Research Methods
690 Directed Studies
693 Candidacy Examination
699 Dissertation