||In this clinical course, the student will care for the client in a variety of care experiences across the lifespan. This course prepares the student to expand the application of knowledge, skills, and attitudes from the practical nurse scope of practice to the professional nurse scope of practice. The student will focus on applying the nursing process in the care of the client with acute and/or chronic illness, including referral, wellness promotion, and needs of the childbearing client. Students will begin to mentor practical nursing students. The student will also participate in simulation experiences with a focus on advanced nursing skills using selected case studies. The credit-to-contact hour ratio for students in this clinical course is 1:3. Students must have successfully completed NURS 2001 with a C grade or better to continue into NURS 2050. Students must have successfully completed or concurrently be enrolled in BIOL 211, PUBH 107, and elective coursework.