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Course Catalog

The college catalog is a very important document given to you by the University administration. It is the document that sets forth the academic requirements the student has to meet in order to garner a degree in the institution. You are given a catalog dated on the year you enter the university, and it governs your whole academic progress. It is essential to read and understand it, and to keep a copy handy for reference and for your records.

2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

2014-2015 Undergraduate Course Catalog

The current course catalog is for the school year of 2014-2015. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view it.
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You can also view or download Undergraduate Catalogs from past years in the sidebar or search an online list of course descriptions below.

If you're looking for Graduate program information please the current year's Graduate Bulletin.

 

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  • NU 415 INDEPENDENT NURSING PRACTICUM

    This final clinical course provides practice in a specialty area of the student\s choice. The student functions in the role of beginning practitionaer with supervision and guidance from facul0 ty and an expert nurse preceptor. The student develops competence in the application an synthesis of previously learned theory, cog nitive, affective and psychomotor skills. Prerequisites: NU101B, NU200B, NU202B, NU203B, NU203B, NUS07B, NU302B, NU303B, NU307, NU304B, NU305B OR NU300S, NU324S, NU306S. . Prerequisite or corequisite NU418. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • NU 418 LEADERSHIP IN NURSING

    This course focuses on the nurse's role as leader and manager of client care within an organizational stucture. In additional to This course focuses on the nurse's role as a leader and manager of client care within an organizational structure. Students and faculty will discuss the application of leadership and management theory in the practice setting. Prerequisite: NU412, 413, 414, and 416 or consent of the instructor. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • NU 419 LEADERSHIP IN NURSING PRACTIC

    THIS PRACTICUM COURSE PROVIDES AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE STUDENT TO APPLY LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT THEORY IN A SELECTED PRACTICE SITUATION. PREREQUISITE: NU412, NU413, NU414, AND NU416 OR CONSENT OF THE INSTRUCTOR. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • NU 420 TRENDS IN NURSING

    This course includes a comprehensive study of the major historical, social, political, and educational changes that have influenced the practice of nursing, nursing education, and health care. The focus of this course is on the ethical and legal problems affecting nursing care. Building from this over- view, the students are prepared to meet the challenge of the changing environment in which nurses practice. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • PA 201 PA IN GUAM AND THE WEST. PAC.

    This survey course examines the historical context of Public Administration institutions in Guam and in the Western Pacific and applies the concepts of efficiency, economy and effectiveness of the study, design and delivery of island public services. The course also examines public administration approaches, methods and techniques which can (a) contribute to a strengthening of managerial capacity and capability among government institutions in Guam and in the Western Pacific, and (b) improve and enchance the overall quality and accessibility of island public services. The course is designed to better prepare present and future public administrators for the challenges they face or will encounter in the public administration profession in Guam and in the Western Pacific.

  • PA 210 PUBLIC ADMIN & MANAGEMENT

    This course covers the functioning of Public Administration and Management in government structures; the history and environ- ment of Public Administration and Management in the U.S. and in the Government of Guam; the development and application of concepts, principles, and techniques of Public Administration and Management in the public sector; and problems, issues, needs, achievements in Public Administration and Management.

  • PA 215 SUPERVISION IN GOV'T ORGANI

    This course examines the operations and structure of government organizations from a supervision point of view. The course instructs students in critical supervisory theories, techniques and skills necessary for attaining superior results and accountability in government and not-for-profit organizations. The course is designed to assist students in becoming effective supervisors in public organizations and presents supervisory concepts organized around various functions such as planning, organizing, directing and controlling. The course equips Public Administration, Criminal Justice and other students with the supervisory skills they will need for growth of professional competence in the public service.

  • PA 233 IMPACT OF GOVT REGULA ADM BUS

    This course offers an overview and rationale of public policies and administrative regulations as applied to the private sector, analysis and implementation of public policies/regulations; substantive, methodological and practical problems and issues of public policies and regulatory administration toward business by Federal, State and Local government, and governments in the Asian-Pacific region.

  • PA 303 GOVERNMENT FINANCE

    This is a survey of public financial administration; the budgetary process; the budget as an instrument of fiscal policy; sources of revenue; the procurement function; financial planning and control. (EFFECTIVE 11/SP, STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE)

  • PA 304 GOVERNMENT PUBLIC INFORMATION

    This course covers the basic principles underlying public information and public relations activity and community relations practices of government; rudiments of techniques used in public information activity and public and community relations practices of government in dealing with the citizenry. (EFFECTIVE 11/SP, STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE)

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