Course description

The theory that you have learned in the prerequisite courses will merge together in this practicum. The clinical areas in which the student is placed is negotiated by the student and the Placement Coordinator and should meet the student's individual learning objectives. The areas that might be considered include CCU, CVICU, Cardiac Step Down Unit, Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Heart Function Clinic, Pacemaker Clinic, Cardiac Rehab. The preceptorship model is used to assist the learner in gaining specific experiences which enable him/her to develop and enhance competencies in Cardiovascular Care. The student will develop his/her own objectives and the placement should facilitate the meeting of these objectives.

Course details

Hours: 72
Credits: 3
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Starts: Sep. 2, 2024
Ends: Dec. 15, 2024
Delivery: In Person
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Cost: $329.76

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2024 registration opens July 22, 2024. Winter 2025 registration opens November 4, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery