In-depth exposure to pediatric nursing concepts. Explores selected exemplars for application of nursing process among pediatric population. Emphasis on knowledge, skills, and attitudes regarding normal growth and development; special needs children; common illnesses; communication; focused assessment; and nursing judgment (critical thinking, patient preferences, and best practice). Prerequisites: Completion of all previous Nursing courses with a grade of “C” or better. Corequisite: NURS 2212, NURS 2213, NURS 2221. Includes lab component.