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Nursing (NURS) 401

Professional Practice with Adults Experiencing Health Alterations (Revision 6)



Delivery mode:

Paced study or Practicum. Delivered via Brightspace.



Area of study:

Applied Study


This course is open only to post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing program students. NURS 400 and Professor approval required. Program grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 required. Post LPN Bachelor of Nursing students registering in NURS 401 must be prepared to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and clinical behaviours outlined in the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta competency profile. Students are required to seek self-remediation as needed prior to registration in NURS 401.




NURS 401 is not available for challenge.


Please consult the program summary for the most recent information relating to clinical course registration and start dates. Online course materials can be accessed before your course contract start date.

College of Registered Nurses of Alberta (2021). Requisite skills and abilities for becoming a registered nurse in Alberta

College of Registered Nurses of Alberta (2019). Entry-Level Competencies for the Practice of Registered Nurses

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized study counterparts.

Opened in Revision 6, May 29, 2024

Updated May 29, 2024

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