Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014


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College of Health Professions & McAuley School of Nursing Core Curriculum

This page contains an outline of the University of Detroit Mercy core curriculum requirements for students with majors in the College of Health Professions & McAuley School of Nursing. UDM's mission statement describes an education that integrates “the intellectual, spiritual, moral and social development” of its students. The core curriculum consists of a set of requirements based on objectives that express, in fuller detail, this academic purpose. Each objective, and the requirements designed to fulfill that objective, is essential to achieve the mission of the University.

Click here for a description of each of the Core Curriculum Outcomes.

Note that you can search the Schedule of Classes by the Core Curriculum Objective attribute to find classes that satisfy particular Core Curriculum objectives.

 


B.S. Health Information Management


Objective 1: Communication Skills (6 credits)

CST 1010

Fundamentals of Speech (OB1)

3 cr.

ENL 1310

Academic Writing (OB1)

3 cr.


Objective 2: Mathematical and Computer Skills (6 credits)

MTH

Mathematics course
(must have OB2A attribute)

3 cr.

CIS 1060 or  
HIM 1090

Health Care Informatics (OB2B) or
Clinical Informatics (OB2B)

3 cr.

Objective 3: Scientific Literacy (9 credits)

3A

Social Science course
(must have OB3A attribute)

3 cr.

BIO 2300

Princ of Human Anatomy & Physiology Lec I (OB3B)

3 cr.

BIO 2320

Princ of Human Anatomy & Physiology Lec II (OB3C)

3 cr.

Objective 4: Meaning and Value (9 credits)

PHL 1000

Intro to Philosophy (OB4A)

3 cr.

RELS/CAS

Religious Studies course
(must have OB4B attribute)

3 cr.

PHL/RELS/
CAS/ISLM

Religious Studies or Philosophy course
(must have OB4C attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 5: Diverse Human Experience (12 credits)

5A

Specific History course
(must have OB5A attribute)

3 cr.

5B

Specific Literature course
(must have OB5B attribute)

3 cr.

5C

Specific Aesthetics course
(must have OB5C attribute)

3 cr.

5D

Specific Comparative course
(must have OB5D attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 6: Social Responsibility (6 credits)

ETH 3580

Health Care Ethics (OB6A)

3 cr.

6B

Contemporary Social Problems course
(must have OB6B attribute)

3 cr.

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B.S. Health Services


Objective 1: Communication Skills (6 credits)

CST 1010

Fundamentals of Speech (OB1)

3 cr.

ENL 1310

Academic Writing (OB1)

3 cr.


Objective 2: Mathematical and Computer Skills (6 credits)

MTH

Mathematics course
(must have OB2A attribute)

3 cr.

CIS

Computer Skills course
(must have OB2B attribute)

3 cr.

Objective 3: Scientific Literacy (9 credits)

3A

Social Science course
(must have OB3A attribute)

3 cr.

3B

Natural Science course
(must have OB3B attribute)

3 cr.

PYC 2500

Developmental Psychology (OB3C)

3 cr.

Objective 4: Meaning and Value (9 credits)

PHL 1000

Intro to Philosophy (OB4A)

3 cr.

RELS/CAS

Religious Studies course
(must have OB4B attribute)

3 cr.

PHL/RELS/
CAS/ISLM

Religious Studies or Philosophy course
(must have OB4C attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 5: Diverse Human Experience (12 credits)

5A

Specific History course
(must have OB5A attribute)

3 cr.

5B

Specific Literature course
(must have OB5B attribute)

3 cr.

5C

Specific Aesthetics course
(must have OB5C attribute)

3 cr.

5D

Specific Comparative course
(must have OB5D attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 6: Social Responsibility (6 credits)

ETH 3580

Health Care Ethics (OB6A)

3 cr.

HSA 4610

Health Economics (OB6B)

3 cr.

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B.S. Health Services Administration


Objective 1: Communication Skills (6 credits)

CST 1010

Fundamentals of Speech (OB1)

3 cr.

ENL 1310

Academic Writing (OB1)

3 cr.


Objective 2: Mathematical and Computer Skills (6 credits)

MTH

Mathematics course
(must have OB2A attribute)

3 cr.

CIS

Computer Skills course
(must have OB2B attribute)

3 cr.

Objective 3: Scientific Literacy (9 credits)

3A

Social Science course
(must have OB3A attribute)

3 cr.

3B

Natural Science course
(must have OB3B attribute)

3 cr.

3C

Social Science or Natural Science course
(must have OB3C attribute)

3 cr.

Objective 4: Meaning and Value (9 credits)

PHL 1000

Intro to Philosophy (OB4A)

3 cr.

RELS/CAS

Religious Studies course
(must have OB4B attribute)

3 cr.

PHL/RELS/
CAS/ISLM

Religious Studies or Philosophy course
(must have OB4C attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 5: Diverse Human Experience (12 credits)

5A

Specific History course
(must have OB5A attribute)

3 cr.

5B

Specific Literature course
(must have OB5B attribute)

3 cr.

5C

Specific Aesthetics course
(must have OB5C attribute)

3 cr.

5D

Specific Comparative course
(must have OB5D attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 6: Social Responsibility (6 credits)

ETH 3580

Health Care Ethics (OB6A)

3 cr.

HSA 4610

Health Economics (OB6B)

3 cr.

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B.S.N. Nursing (Degree Completion)


Objective 1: Communication Skills (6 credits)

ENL 1310

Academic Writing

3 cr.

CST 1010

Fundamentals of Speech

3 cr.


Objective 2: Mathematical and Computer Skills (6 credits)

MTH

Mathematics course
(must have OB2A attribute)

3 cr.

HIM 1090

Clinical Informatics (OB2B)

3 cr.

Objective 3: Scientific Literacy

Satisfied with courses required by the program


Objective 4: Meaning and Value (9 credits)

PHL 1000

Intro to Philosophy

3 cr.

RELS/CAS

Religious Studies course
(must have OB4B attribute)

3 cr.

PHL/RELS/
CAS/ISLM

Religious Studies or Philosophy course
(must have OB4C attribute course)

3 cr.


Objective 5: Diverse Human Experience (12 credits)

5A

Specific History course
(must have OB5A attribute)

3 cr.

5B

Specific Literature course
(must have OB5B attribute)

3 cr.

5C

Specific Aesthetics course
(must have OB5C attribute)

3 cr.

5D

Specific Comparative course
(must have OB5D attribute)

3 cr.


Objective 6: Social Responsibility (6 credits)

ETH 3580

Health Care Ethics (OB6A)

3 cr.

NUR 4235

Population-Based Health within Community (OB6B)

3 cr.


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B.S.N. Nursing (Traditional)


 

Objective 1: Communication Skills (6 credits)

ENL 1310

Academic Writing

3 cr.

CST 1010

Fundamentals of Speech

3 cr.

 

Objective 2: Mathematical and Computer Skills (6 credits)

MTH

 Mathematics course
(must have OB2A attribute)

3 cr.

CIS

Computer Skills course
(must have OB2B attribute)

3 cr.

 

Objective 3: Scientific Literacy

Satisfied with courses required by the program

 

Objective 4: Meaning and Value  (9 credits)

PHL 1000

Intro to Philosophy

3 cr.

RELS/CAS

Religious Studies course
(must have OB4B attribute)

3 cr.

PHL/RELS/
CAS/ISLM

Religious Studies or Philosophy course 
(must have OB4C attribute course)

3 cr.

 

Objective 5: Diverse Human Experience (12 credits)

5A

Specific History course
(must have OB5A attribute)

3 cr.

5B

Specific Literature course
(must have OB5B attribute)

3 cr.

5C 

Specific Aesthetics course
(must have OB5C attribute)

3 cr.

5D

Specific Comparative course
(must have OB5D attribute)

3 cr.

 

Objective 6: Social Responsibility (6 credits)

ETH 3580

Health Care Ethics (OB6A)

3 cr.

NUR 4755

Prof Practice from Mercy & Jesuit Perspective (OB6B)

3 cr.



  

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