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Program Information - Book List for 2013-2014 (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 $32.95

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
7th ed. Taylor 9780781793834 $116.99

Fundamentals of Nursing: The Art and Science of Nursing Care: Study Guide
7th 9780781793865 $29.99

Recommended:

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing
De Castillo 9781455733903 $49.95

1.)Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 9780803629783 $39.95

2.)Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 9780803636644 $49.95

3.)Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses 9780803628342 $41.95

Successful Problem Solving & Test Taking for Beginning Nursing Students
5th ed. Hoefler 9781565330382 $80.00

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

Required:

Medical Terminology: A Short Course
6th ed. Chabner 9781437734409 2012 $43.95

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

Required:

Calculation of Drug Dosages: A Work Text
9th ed. Ogden 9780323077538 $72.95

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
3rd ed. Myers 9780803623132 $27.95

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

Required:

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide)
8th ed. Lewis 9780323098748 $169.95

Calculation of Drug Dosages: A Work Text
9th ed. Ogden 9780323077538 $72.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

LPN to RN Transitions: Achieving Success in Your New Role.
4th ed. Harrington 9781609136918 $51.95

1.)Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 9780803629783 $39.95

2.)Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 9780803636644 $49.95

3.)Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses 9780803628342 $41.95

Recommended:

Understanding Pathophysiology
5th ed. Heuther 9780323078917 2012 $112.95

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing
De Castillo 9781455733903 $49.95

Saunders Student Nurse Planner A Guide to Success in Nursing School
deWit 9781455775705 2013 $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 $39.95

2.)Davis’s Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications 3rd edition 9780803636644 $49.95

3.)Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses 12th ed. 9780803628342 $41.95

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide)
8th ed. Lewis 9780323098748 $159.26
Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

Recommended:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

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

Required:

Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: A Clinical Approach.
6th ed. Varcarolis 9781416066675 $99.95

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

Recommended:

Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning: Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology
4th ed. Varcarolis 9781437717822 $44.95

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

Required:

Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women’s Health Nursing
5th ed. Murray 9781437702590 $103.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

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 $36.95

Principles of Pediatric Nursing: Caring for Children
5th ed. Ball 9780132111751 2012 $106.00

Recommended:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

Davis’s Drug Guide 9780803628342 $41.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

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

Required:

Medical-Surgical Nursing (SET w/ study guide)
8th ed. Lewis 9780323098748 $169.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

Recommended:

ECGs Made Easy
Aehlert 9780323101066 $62.95

Introduction to Critical Care Nursing
Sole 9780323088480 $104.95

Leadership Roles and Management Functions in Nursing: Theory and Application
7th ed. Marquis 9781608316854 $71.99

Mosby’s Nursing PDQ for Critical Care
2nd Mosby 9780323074063 $25.95

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

Prioritization, delegation and assignment: Practice exercises for medical-surgical nursing 2nd ed. LaCharity 9780323065702 $39.95

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

Required:

Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN.
5th ed. Silvestri 9781437708257 $64.95

Recommended:

Kaplan NCLEX RN 9781609788919 2012 $34.99

Strategies, Techniques, and Approaches to Thinking: Case Studies in Clinical Nursing
De Castillo 9781455733903 $49.95

Prioritization, delegation and assignment: Practice exercises for medical-surgical nursing 2nd ed. LaCharity 9780323065702 $39.95

Concept Mapping A Critical-Thinking Approach to Care Planning
3rd ed. Schuster 9780803627437 $32.95

 

University Courses
(Non-Nursing)

BIOL 1610 - Anatomy & Physiology I

Required:

Principles of Anatomy & Physiology,
13th ed. Tortora 9780470565100 $282.50

Recommended:

Principles of Human Anatomy & Physiology, Interactive Learning Guide,
13th ed. Tortora 9781118022047 $54.50

BIOL 1620 - Anatomy & Physiology II

Required:

BOOK FROM LEVEL ONE REQUIRED LIST.

PSYC 2300 - Lifespan Development

Required:

Life Span Development,
13th ed. Santrock 9780073532097 $214.00

PSYC 3125 - Abnormal Psychology

Required:

Abnormal Psychology,
11th ed. Sarason 0131181114 $192.50

PHIL 2340 – Bioethics

Required:

Intervention and Reflection: Basic Issues in Medical Ethics,
9th ed. Munson 9781111186562 $189.00

PSYC 1100 – Intro. To Psychology

Required:

Psychology: Themes and Variations Briefer Version
Weiten 9781133939061 $182.25

ANSO 1010 - Intro. to Sociology

Required:

Sociology: The Essentials
7th ed. Andersen 1111831564 $179.25

The Sociologically Examined Life
4th Schwalbe 0073380113 $58.50

WRIT 1010 - Composition

Required:

The Student Writer: Editor & Critic
9th ed. Clouse 9780073405902 $136.00

Seagull Reader: Essays
2nd ed. Kelly 9780393930924 $32.00

A Writer’s Reference
7th Ed. Hacker 9780312601430 $77.25

Prices, editions, etc. are current as of 07-08-13,
and are subject to change without notice.

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