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Program Information - Book List for 2015-2016 (Fall-Summer)

NR 100 - Introduction to Nursing -1- (August & January)- 8 weeks

Required:

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3nd ed.Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

Skills Checklists for Taylor’s Clinical Nursing Skills: A Nursing Process Approach 3rd ed.Lynn 9780781795180 $30.99

Fundamentals of Nursing: The Art and Science of Nursing Care 8th ed.Taylor 9781451185614 $151.50

Fundamentals of Nursing: The Art and Science of Nursing Care: Study Guide 8th 9781451192728 $40.25

Recommended:

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing De Castillo 9781455733903 $59.75

1.) Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 9780803629783 $41.50

2.) Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 6th 9780803644052 $54.95

3.) Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses 9780803639768 $45.95

Successful Problem Solving & Test Taking for Beginning Nursing Students 5th ed. Hoefler 9781565330382 $42.50

NR 101 – Basic Medical Terminology (August & January)-16 weeks

Required:

Medical Terminology: A Short Course Chabner 9781455759302 $48.95

NR 102/103 – Math for Medication Administration (August & January-102 Oct. & Mar. 103)

Required:

Calculating Drug Dosages: An Interactive Approach to Learning Nursing Math 3rd ed. de Castillo 9780803624979 $53.95

NR 105 – Introduction to Nursing -2- (Oct. & Mar.)- 8 weeks

The books required and recommended for NR 100 are the same for this course, with the addition of one more RECOMMENDED text:

Recommended:

RNotes: Nurse’s Clinical Pocket Guide 4th ed.Myers 9780803640245 $31.50

NR 125 - Role Transition: LPN to RN (August & March)- 8 weeks

Required:

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide) 9th ed.Lewis 9780323294577 $198.75

Calculation of Drug Dosages: A Work Text 9th ed. Ogden 9780323077538 $86.00

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed.Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

LPN to RN Transitions: Achieving Success in Your New Role. 4th ed.Harrington 9781609136918 $53.99

1.) Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 9780803629783 $41.50

2.) Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 6th 9780803644052 $54.95

3.) Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses9780803639768 $45.95

Recommended:

Understanding Pathophysiology 5th ed. Heuther 9780323078917 2012 $126.25

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing De Castillo 9781455733903 $59.75

Saunders Student Nurse Planner A Guide to Success in Nursing School 4th ed. deWit 9780323296540 $19.95

NR 110 - Adult Health Nursing I (January & May)- 8 weeks
NR 120 - Adult Health Nursing II (August & March)- 8 weeks
NR 130 - Adult Health Nursing III (May & October)- 8 weeks

Required:

1.) Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 21st edition 9780803629783 $41.50

2.) Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 3rd edition 9780803636644 $54.95

3.) Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses 14th ed.9780803639768 $45.95

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide) 9th ed.Lewis 9780323294577 $198.75

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

Recommended:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN. 6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

NR 201 - Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing (Full Year) (8 week sessions)

Required:

Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: A Clinical Approach. 7th ed. Varcarolis 9781455753581 $118.75

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN. 6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed.Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

Recommended:

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning: Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology

5th ed.Varcarolis 9781455740192 $46.95

NR 202 - Nursing of the Childbearing Family (Full Year)(8 week sessions)

Required:

Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women’s Health Nursing 6th ed.Murray 9781455733064 $124.00

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

NR 203 - Nursing of Children (Full Year)(8 week sessions)

Required:

Clinical Companion for Wong’s Essentials of Pediatric Nursing 8th ed. Hockenberry 9780323053549 2009 $38.95

Wong’s Essentials of Pediatric Nursing 9780323083430 $108.00

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed.Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

Davis’s Drug Guide 9780803639768 $45.95

Recommended:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN. 6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

NR 204 - Advanced Health Nursing (Full Year)(8 week sessions)

Required:

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide) 9th ed.Lewis 9780323294577 $198.75

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning 3rd ed.Schuster 9780803627437 $41.25

Recommended:

ECGs Made Easy Aehlert9780323101066 $68.95

Introduction to Critical Care Nursing Sole 9780323088480 $129.25

Leadership Roles and Management Functions in Nursing: Theory and Application 8th ed. Marquis 9781451192810 $80.75

Mosby’s Nursing PDQ for Critical Care 2nd Mosby 9780323074063 $27.95

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN. 6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

Prioritization, delegation and assignment: Practice exercises for medical-surgical nursing 3rd ed. LaCharity 9780323113434 $39.95

NR 210 - Role Transition: Student to Professional (Oct. & May) 4 weeks

Required:

Kaplan NCLEX RN 9781618658722 2015-16 $34.99

Prioritization, delegation and Management of Care for the NCLEX-RN Exam Hargrove-Huttel 9780803633131 $46.75

Recommended:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN. 6th ed. Silvestri 9781455727551 $68.95

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing De Castillo 9781455733903 $59.75

University Courses
(Non-Nursing)

BIOL1610 - Anatomy & Physiology I

Required:

Principles of Anatomy & Physiology, 14th ed. Tortora 9781118774564 $305.75

BIOL 1620 - Anatomy & Physiology II

Required:

BOOK FROM LEVEL ONE REQUIRED LIST.

PSYC 2300 - Lifespan Development

Required:

Life Span Development, 15th ed. Santrock 9780077861827 $238.00

PSYC 3125 - Abnormal Psychology

Required:

Abnormal Psychology, 8th ed. Oltmanns 9780205970742 $230.75

PHIL 2340 – Bioethics

Required:

Intervention and Reflection: Basic Issues in Medical Ethics, 9th ed. Munson 9781133587149 $230.75

PSYC 1100 – Intro. To Psychology

Required:

Psychology: Themes and Variations Briefer Version Weiten 9781133939061 $205.50

SOCI 1100 - Intro. to Sociology

Required:

Essentials of Sociology 5th ed. Giddens 9780393937459 $102.00

WRIT 1010 - Composition

Required:

The Student Writer: Editor & Critic 9th ed.Clouse 9780073405902 $164.25

Seagull Reader: Essays 2nd ed.Kelly 9780393930924 $35.50

A Writer’s Reference 7th Ed. Hacker 9780312601430 $87.50

Prices, editions, etc. are current as of 06-30-15, and are subject to change without notice.

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