Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Transcultural Nursing Certificate

The Certificate in Transcultural Nursing is intended for the nursing student &/or RN or LPN who is interested in enriching their understanding and application of Transcultural Nursing in order to become better equipped to provide culturally competent nursing care. The Transcultural Nursing Certificate program includes foundational theory and concepts of Transcultural Nursing as well as application to the diverse cultures of Hawaii, and to one specific culture experienced through study and cultural immersion. Supplemental courses will examine cultural diversity.

Transcultural Nursing Certificate Requirements

The student will complete 13 credits as designated below, to complete the certificate.

Complete each one of these Nursing Courses:

NUR

3945

 Theoretical Foundations of Transcultural Nursing  (1 credit)

NUR

3943

 Transcultural Nursing (cultural immersion) (3  credits)

NUR

3944

 Transcultural Nursing (cultures of HI) (3 credits)

NUR

3930

 Complementary Healing Methods (3 credits)

And complete one of the following 3 credit courses:

ANTH

3200

 Medical Anthropology

ARTH

3611

 Art and the Human Body

COM

3300

 Intercultural Communication

PSY

3235

 Cross-Cultural Psychology

REL

2101

 Major Religions

Click here to visit the Transcultural Nursing Center