Associate Degree Nursing Department
RNSG 2213 - Mental Health Nursing

CEC Theory Course Spring 2014

Orientation:

  • Date: Monday, August 24, 2015
  • Time and Place: 8:30a - 11:30 p
    • Room: CEC Room TBA
  • What to bring:
    1. Hardcopy of syllabi signature page for RNSG 2213 and 2160. (Print from Blackboard.)
    2. Hardcopy of class material for orientation day. (Check Blackboard announcements.)
    3. Copy of course calendar.

Theory: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (see course calendar)

  • Occasionally, class time will vary due to labs. Refer to the final version of calendar on Blackboard and chec kBB announcements each week before class.
  • Place: Classroom assignments are posted each Monday in CEC lobby announcement boards.

Exams:

  • Exams will be given in the CEC nursing computer lab (3 unit exams and one final exam)
  • Review sessions will be offered prior to each unit exam and the final exam
  • HESI exam schedule: TBA
  • See course calendar for specific dates and times for exams.

Calendar:

RNSG 2160 Clinical

  • Where: Austin State Hospital, 4110 Guadalupe Stree, Austin. -OR- Seton Shoal Creek, 3501 Mills Ave, Austin
  • Orientation for First Group: Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Austin State Hospital (ASH) Details will be posted on BB.
  • Orientation for students scheduled at Shoal Creek Hospital TBA. Refer to BB for announcements.

Please read carefully clinical days vary due to holidays

  • Time and Days of Rotation: each rotation is 5 weeks. CEC students are scheduled for first rotation.
    • Wednesday 6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. and Thursday 1:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    • Wednesday and Thursday 6:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Thursday and Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Friday 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Community Project counts for 2 hours of clinical time
  • Semester Requirements: prior to attending clinical, students must provide documentation of:
    • Clinical Clearence Ticket

If you have any questions prior to the start of the fall semester, please contact course coordinator Kitty Viek at kviek@austincc.edu or CEC Mental Health instructor: Amy Allin at amy.allin@austincc.edu