Charemon Brooks

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Tuesday: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Tuesday: 12-1pm (open lab) Wednesday: one hour after clinical (UVA) Friday: one hour after clinical (UVA)
Keats Science Building: K129

Courses: 

  • PNE 174 - Applied Pharm for Pract Nurses
    Studies history, classification, sources, effects, uses and legalities of drugs. Teaches problem solving skills used in medication administrations. Emphasizes major drug classes and specific agents within each class. Prerequisite: Completed PNE 173. Lecture 1 hours per week.
  • SDV 101 - First Year Success: Health Sciences
    Introduces students to the skills which are necessary to achieve their academic goals, to the services offered at the college and to the discipline in which they are enrolled. Covers topics such as services offered at the college including the learning resources center; counseling, and advising; listening, test taking, and study skills; and topical areas which are applicable to their particular discipline.
  • NUR 115 - LPN Transition
    Introduces the role of the registered nurse through concepts and skill development in the discipline of professional nursing. This course serves as a bridge course for licensed practical nurses and is based upon individualized articulation agreements, mobility exams, or other assessment criteria as they relate to local programs and service areas. Includes math computational skills and basic computer instruction related to the delivery of nursing care. Prerequisite: Must be a licensed practical nurse admitted into the Nursing Program. THIS COURSE HAS BEEN APPROVED BY THE VICE CHANCELLOR AS AN EXCEPTION TO THE VARIABLE CREDIT POLICY.
  • PNE 186 - Nursing Concepts I
    Introduces principles of nursing including concepts of health, wellness, illness and the nursing process. Develops nursing skills to meet the multidimensional needs of individuals across the life span. Includes computer skills related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and/or cooperating agencies. Prerequisite/corequisite: BIO 145 or BIO 141; Prerequisite: Admission into the Practical Nursing program. Lecture 5 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 8 hours per week.
  • PNE 188 - Nursing Concepts III
    Teaches nursing care of individuals and/or families experiencing alterations in health utilizing the nursing process. Includes computer and math computational skills related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and or cooperating agencies. Prerequisite :Complete PNE 187. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 9 hours. Total 12 hours per week.
  • NUR 254 - Nursing Dimensions
    Explores the role of the professional nurse. Emphasizes nursing organizations, legal and ethical implications, and addresses trends in management and organizational skills. Explores group dynamics, relationships, conflicts, and leadership styles. Prerequisite: Completed NUR 201 and NUR 202. Lecture 1 to 2 hours per week.
  • NUR 112 - Nursing II
    Focuses on the nursing care of individuals and or families experiencing changes along the health illness continuum that are common, well defined, and have predictable outcomes. Includes math computational skills and basic computer instruction related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and or cooperating agencies. Prerequisite: Complete NUR 100, NUR 108 and NUR 226; prerequisite/ corequisite BIO 141; corequisite: NUR 112 lab. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 12 hours. Total 15 hours per week.