Academic Course Sequencing by Semester

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2024 DNAP-COMPLETION

Year 1: August 29, 2022 – August 17, 2023

Semester

Course #

Course Name

Credit Hours

1

DNAP 640

Quality Improvement & Patient Safety

4

1

DNAP 630

Informatics and Educational Curriculum, Instruction, Evaluation: Application & Practice

4

2

DNAP 650

Healthcare Policy, Business & Legal Issues

4

2

DNAP 660

Population Wellness & Health Promotion (Epidemiology)

4

3

DNAP 680

Leadership and Ethics in Nurse Anesthesia Practice

4

3

DNAP 600

Evidence Based Practice in Nurse Anesthesia I

4

Total Credit Hours – Year 1: (24)

Year 2: September 5, 2023 – August 15, 2024

Semester

Course #

Course Name

Credit Hours

1

DNAP 620

Evidence Based Practice in Nurse Anesthesia II

3

2

DNAP 700

Evidence Based Practice in Nurse Anesthesia III

3

3

DNAP 710

Evidence Based Practice in Nurse Anesthesia IV

3

Total Credit Hours – Year 2: (9)

Total Credit Hours: (33)

 

Acute Surgical Pain Management Elective Track* 

Semester

Course #

Course Name and Description

Credit Hours

1

ASPMF 600

Principles of Pharmacology and Acute Pain Management

3

2

ASPMF 620

Techniques of Acute Pain Management

3

3

ASPMF 640

Acute Pain Management Education, Business and Evidence-Based Practice

3

Total Credit Hours: (9)

*Additional Clinical Practicum courses required to complete Acute Surgical Pain Management Fellowship. See schedule or ASPMF Handbook for more information.

Nurse Educator Elective Track

1

DNED 600

 Theoretical Foundations in Education and the Nurse Anesthesia

 Educator Role

3

2

DNED 610

 Teaching and Assessment Strategies for the Nurse Anesthesia    

 Educator

3

3

DNED 620

 Curriculum Development for the Nurse Anesthesia Educator

3

3

DNED 630

 Nurse Anesthesia Educator Practicum 

2

Total Credit Hours: (11)