April Durham
Assistant Professor, Nursing
(276) 223-4839
223 Galax Hall
Office Hours: 
Monday: 1PM-3PM
Tuesday: 8:30AM-9:30AM; 12PM-3PM
Wednesday: 1PM-3PM
Thursday 8:30AM-9:30AM; 12PM-3PM and VIRUAL office hours 7PM-9PM
Friday By Appointment Only

Personal Information

Hometown: 
Woodlawn, VA
High School Attended: 
Grayson County High School
Degrees and Certifications: 
Master Degree in Nursing (specialization in education)- Walden University
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing- Old Dominion University
Associate Degree in Nursing- Wytheville Community College
Certificate of Practical Nursing- Wytheville Community College
The best thing about working at WCC is...: 
...doing what I love, with a wonderful group of students and co-workers! I have the opportunity to impact the future of nursing, one student at a time.

Current Teaching Schedule

Nursing

NSG 100: Introduction to Nursing Concepts

NSG 100 - Introduction to Nursing Concepts (4 Credits) Introduces concepts of nursing practice and conceptual learning. Focuses on basic nursing concepts with an emphasis on safe nursing practice and the development of the nursing process. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisite(s): BIO 141 or BIO 231 or NAS 161
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45048
NSG  100-1 Course Materials
~T~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 09:00:00 - 12:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 1 In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45051
NSG  100-2 Course Materials
~T~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 13:00:00 - 16:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 2 In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45052
NSG  100-10L Course Materials
4 M~~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 07:00:00 - 16:00:00 HOSPCLINIC Wythe County WCCH 10L In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45054
NSG  100-11L Course Materials
4 ~~W~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 07:00:00 - 16:00:00 HOSPCLINIC Wythe County WCCH 11L In Person Durham,April Yvonne

NSG 106: Competencies for Nursing Practice

NSG 106 - Competencies for Nursing Practice (2 Credits) Focuses on the application of concepts through clinical skill development. Emphasizes the use of clinical judgment in skill acquisition. Includes principles of safety, evidence-based practice, informatics and math computational skills. Prepares students to demonstrate competency in specific skills and drug dosage calculation including the integration of skills in the care of clients in simulated settings. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments. Lecture 0-1 hour. Laboratory 3-6 hours. Total 4-6 hours per week. Prerequisite(s): MTE 1-5 and BIO 141 (or BIO 231 or NAS 161)
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45068
NSG  106-1H Course Materials
M~~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 08:00:00 - 09:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0203 1H Hybrid Durham,April Yvonne
45069
NSG  106-2H Course Materials
~~W~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 08:00:00 - 09:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0203 2H Hybrid Durham,April Yvonne

NSG 130: Professional Nursing Concepts

NSG 130 - Professional Nursing Concepts (1 Credit) Introduces the role of the professional nurse and fundamental concepts in professional development. Focuses on professional identity, legal/ethical issues and contemporary trends in professional nursing. Lecture 1 hour. Total 1 hour per week. Prerequisite(s): BIO 141 or BIO 231 or NAS 161
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45095
NSG  130-96 Course Materials
1 MTWRFSU 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 04:39:00 - 04:40:00 VIRTUAL Virtual 1 96 Online w/E-Rate Durham,April Yvonne

NSG 200: Health Promotion and Assessment

NSG 200 - Health Promotion and Assessment (3 Credits) Introduces assessment and health promotion for the individual and family. Includes assessment of infants, children, adults, geriatric clients and pregnant females. Emphasizes health history and the acquisition of physical assessment skills with underlying concepts of development, communication, and health promotion. Prepares students to demonstrate competency in the assessment of clients across the lifespan. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite(s): BIO 141 (or BIO 231 or NAS 161)
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45082
NSG  200-1H Course Materials
~~~R~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 08:00:00 - 09:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0202 1H In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45083
NSG  200-2H Course Materials
~~~R~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 13:00:00 - 14:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0202 2H In Person Durham,April Yvonne

NSG 210: Health Care Concepts I

NSG 210 - Health Care Concepts I (5 credits) Focuses on care of clients across the lifespan in multiple settings including concepts related to physiological health alterations and reproduction. Emphasizes the nursing process in the development of clinical judgment for clients with multiple needs. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments. Part I of II. Lecture 3 hours, Laboratory 6 hours. Total 9 hours per week. Prerequisite(s): BIO 150 (or BIO 205), NSG 152 and NSG 170
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45539
NSG  210-1 Course Materials
M~~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 09:00:00 - 12:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 1 In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45540
NSG  210-2 Course Materials
M~~~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 13:00:00 - 16:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 2 In Person Durham,April Yvonne

NSG 211: Health Care Concepts II

NSG 211 - Health Care Concepts II (5 Credits) Focuses on care of clients across the lifespan in multiple settings including concepts related to psychological and physiological health alterations. Emphasizes the nursing process in the development of clinical judgment for clients with multiple needs. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories, clinical/community settings, and/or simulated environments. Part II of II. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 9 hours per week. Prerequisite(s): BIO 150 (or BIO 205), NSG 152 and NSG 170
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor Class Notes
45615
NSG  211-1 Course Materials
~~W~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 09:00:00 - 12:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 1 In Person Durham,April Yvonne
45616
NSG  211-2 Course Materials
~~W~~~~ 2019-08-21 - 2019-12-18 13:00:00 - 16:00:00 MAIN Galax Hall 0201 2 In Person Durham,April Yvonne

 

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