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Athabasca University

Graduate Health Studies and Nursing
Course Offerings

Athabasca University may modify the list of available courses at any time. Students are advised to check course eligibility and prerequisites before attempting to register for courses. Students who have registered for a course without completing the course prerequisites will have their course registration cancelled and will be removed from the course.

Note the scheduling of NP courses:

  • NURS 516, NURS 517, NURS 522, NURS 524, NURS 526, NURS 527, NURS 528, NURS 530 and NURS 531 are offered in three sessions each year (Fall, Winter, and Spring).
  • NURS 518 is offered in the Winter and Spring Sessions.
  • NURS 000 is offered as an Individualized Study course, with start dates at the beginning of each month.
  • Course offering is contingent on a minimum enrolment of 10 students per course.
  • Athabasca University reserves the right to modify the list of available courses at any time.
Spring Session (May 3 – August 11, 2017)
Registration Deadline: February 1, 2017
NURS 516 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners I (3)
NURS 517 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners II (3)
NURS 518 Advanced Health Assessment for Nurse Practitioners (3)
NURS 519 Advanced Pathophysiology for Clinical Decision Making (3)
NURS 521 Pharmacotherapeutics for Nurse Prescribers (3)
NURS 522 NP: Women and Men's Health (3)
NURS 524 NP: Children's Health (3)
NURS 526 NP: Adult Health (3)
NURS 527 NP: Mental Health (2)
NURS 528 NP: Older Adult Health (3)
NURS 530 NP: Practice Consolidation (3)
NURS 531 Controlled Drugs and Substances for NP Prescribers (1)
NURS 608 Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (3)
NURS 609 Historical and Contemporary Trends and Issues in Nursing (3)
NURS 614 Foundations of Advanced Practical Nursing (3)
MHST/NURS 601 Philosophical Foundations of Health Systems (3)
MHST/NURS 602 Transforming Health Care through Informatics (3)
MHST/NURS 603 Facilitating Inquiry (3)
MHST/NURS 604 Leadership Roles in Health (3)
MHST/NURS 605 Demystifying Policy Analysis and Development (3)
MHST/NURS 606 Health Systems and Services Evaluation (3)
MHST/NURS 607 Developing Successful Project and Program Proposals (3)
MHST/NURS 610 Evidence-Based Practice in Health Care (3)
MHST/NURS 611 Dissemination Strategies (3)
MHST/NURS 620 Culture and Health: Critical Perspectives (3)
MHST/NURS 621 Coaching and Leading: The Human Side of Organizational Change (3)
MHST/NURS 622 Understanding Organizations: Theory, Analysis and Application (3)
MHST/NURS 623 Clinical Teaching and Learning (3)
MHST/NURS 624 Teaching in Health Disciplines (3)
MHST/NURS 625 Personalizing Learning Through Collaborating and Mentoring in Health Care Environments (3)
MHST/NURS 695 Independent Study I (3)
MHST/NURS 696 Independent Study II (3)
MHST/NURS 712 Advanced Qualitative Methods for Health Research (3)
MHST/NURS 713 Advanced Quantitative Methods for Health Research (3)
MHST/NURS 720 Thesis II: Conducting, Writing, and Dissemination of Research (12)
Fall Session (Sept. 6 – Dec. 15, 2017)
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2017
NURS 516 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners I (3)
NURS 517 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners II (3)
NURS 519 Advanced Pathophysiology for Clinical Decision Making (3)
NURS 521 Pharmacotherapeutics for Nurse Prescribers (3)
NURS 522 NP: Women and Men's Health (3)
NURS 524 NP: Children's Health (3)
NURS 526 NP: Adult Health (3)
NURS 527 NP: Mental Health (2)
NURS 528 NP: Older Adult Health (3)
NURS 530 NP: Practice Consolidation (3)
NURS 531 Controlled Drugs and Substances for NP Prescribers (1)
NURS 608 Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (3)
NURS 609 Historical and Contemporary Trends and Issues in Nursing (3)
NURS 614 Foundations of Advanced Practice Nursing (3)
MHST/NURS 601 Philosophical Foundations of Health Systems (3)
MHST/NURS 602 Transforming Health Care through Informatics (3)
MHST/NURS 603 Facilitating Inquiry (3)
MHST/NURS 604 Leadership Roles in Health (3)
MHST/NURS 605 Demystifying Policy Analysis and Development (3)
MHST/NURS 606 Health Systems and Services Evaluation (3)
MHST/NURS 607 Developing Successful Project and Program Proposals (3)
MHST/NURS 610 Evidence-Based Practice in Health Care (3)
MHST/NURS 611 Dissemination Strategies (3)
MHST/NURS 618 Community Development for Health Care Leaders (3)
MHST/NURS 620 Culture and Health: Critical Perspectives (3)
MHST/NURS 621 Coaching and Leading: The Human Side of Organizational Change (3)
MHST/NURS 622 Understanding Organizations: Theory, Analysis and Application (3)
MHST/NURS 623 Clinical Teaching and Learning (3)
MHST/NURS 624 Teaching in Health Disciplines (3)
MHST/NURS 625 Personalizing Learning through Collaborating and Mentoring in Health Care Environments (3)
MHST/NURS 695 Independent Study I (3)
MHST/NURS 696 Independent Study II (3)
MHST/NURS 711 Advanced Methods for Health Research (3)
MHST/NURS 719 Thesis I: Proposal Development (3)
MHST/NURS 720 Thesis II: Conducting, Writing, and Dissemination of Research (12)

Beginning in January 2018, NURS 519 and NURS 521 will no longer be offered. If you required either of these courses for your program, please contact your Graduate Student Advisor.

Winter Session (Jan. 3 – Apr. 13, 2018)
Registration Deadline: October 1, 2017
NURS 516 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners I (3)
NURS 517 Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners II (3)
NURS 518 Advanced Health Assessment for Nurse Practitioners (3)
NURS 522 NP: Women and Men's Health (3)
NURS 524 NP: Children's Health (3)
NURS 526 NP: Adult Health (3)
NURS 527 NP: Mental Health (2)
NURS 528 NP: Older Adult Health (3)
NURS 530 NP: Practice Consolidation (3)
NURS 531 Controlled Drugs and Substances for NP Prescribers (1)
NURS 608 Philosophical Foundations of Nursing (3)
NURS 609 Historical and Contemporary Trends and Issues in Nursing (3)
NURS 614 Foundations of Advanced Practice Nursing (3)
MHST/NURS 601 Philosophical Foundations of Health Systems (3)
MHST/NURS 602 Transforming Health Care through Informatics (3)
MHST/NURS 603 Facilitating Inquiry (3)
MHST/NURS 604 Leadership Roles in Health (3)
MHST/NURS 605 Demystifying Policy Analysis and Development (3)
MHST/NURS 607 Developing Successful Project and Program Proposals (3)
MHST/NURS 610 Evidence-Based Practice in Health Care (3)
MHST/NURS 611 Dissemination Strategies
(3)
MHST/NURS 620 Culture and Health: Critical Perspectives (3)
MHST/NURS 621 Coaching and Leading: The Human Side of Organizational Change (3)
MHST/NURS 622 Understanding Organizations: Theory, Analysis and Application (3)
MHST/NURS 623 Clinical Teaching and Learning (3)
MHST/NURS 624 Teaching in Health Disciplines (3)
MHST/NURS 625 Personalizing Learning Through Collaborating and Mentoring in Health Care Environments (3)
MHST/NURS 695 Independent Study I (3)
MHST/NURS 696 Independent Study II (3)
MHST/NURS 720 Thesis II: Conducting, Writing, and Dissemination of Research (12)
Spring Session (May 2– August 10, 2018)
Registration Deadline: February 1, 2018

NURS 516

Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners I

(3)

NURS 517

Pharmacotherapeutics and Pathophysiology for Nurse Practitioners II

(3)

NURS 518

Advanced Health Assessment for Nurse Practitioners

(3)

NURS 522

NP: Women and Men's Health

(3)

NURS 524

NP: Children's Health

(3)

NURS 526

NP: Adult Health

(3)

NURS 527

NP: Mental Health

(2)

NURS 528

NP: Older Adult Health

(3)

NURS 530

NP: Practice Consolidation

(3)

NURS 531

Controlled Drugs and Substances for NP Prescribers

(1)

NURS 608

Philosophical Foundations of Nursing

(3)

NURS 614

Foundations of Advanced Practical Nursing

(3)

MHST/NURS 601

Philosophical Foundations of Health Systems

(3)

MHST/NURS 602

Transforming Health Care through Informatics

(3)

MHST/NURS 603

Facilitating Inquiry

(3)

MHST/NURS 604

Leadership Roles in Health

(3)

MHST/NURS 605

Demystifying Policy Analysis and Development

(3)

MHST/NURS 606

Health Systems and Services Evaluation

(3)

MHST/NURS 607

Developing Successful Project and Program Proposals

(3)

MHST/NURS 609

Historical and Contemporary Trends and Issues in Nursing

(3)

MHST/NURS 610

Evidence-Based Practice in Health Care

(3)

MHST/NURS 611

Dissemination Strategies

(3)

MHST/NURS 620

Culture and Health: Critical Perspectives

(3)

MHST/NURS 621

Coaching and Leading: The Human Side of Organizational Change

(3)

MHST/NURS 622

Understanding Organizations: Theory, Analysis and Application

(3)

MHST/NURS 623

Clinical Teaching and Learning

(3)

MHST/NURS 624

Teaching in Health Disciplines

(3)

MHST/NURS 625

Personalizing Learning through Collaborating and Mentoring in Health Care Environments

(3)

MHST/NURS 695

Independent Study I

(3)

MHST/NURS 696

Independent Study II

(3)

MHST/NURS 712

Advanced Qualitative Methods for Health Research

(3)

MHST/NURS 713

Advanced Quantitative Methods for Health Research

(3)

MHST/NURS 720

Thesis II: Conducting, Writing, and Dissemination of Research

(12)

 

Information effective September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Updated May 26 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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