Career Opportunities in Nursing

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to professional nursing with emphasis on profession nursing practice and education, and is required for entry into the De Anza College Registered Nursing Program. It is not required for LVN to RN Transition Program or refresher programs for registered nurses.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
24880 NURS 50 01Z ····F·· 12:30 PM-02:20 PM Patricia Williams ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-09-26 to 2022-12-16.

Footnote Information

NURS-050.-01Z: This is an online class that meets each week on scheduled days and times as noted in the class listing. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at .

Course Details

2 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 2
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Grading


EWRT D200. and READ D200., or ESL D261., D262. and D263.
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