Introduction to Nursing Theory NURS 1109 Email to a Friend Our Introduction to Nursing Theory course looks at how nursing theories relate to nursing practice and how they are applied. Learn about the history and development of nursing as a science, the characteristics of theories, conceptual models and frameworks, patterns of knowing and selected nursing theories developed by Watson, Leininger and Benner. Consider phenomenological influences on theory development and their connection to patient-focused care. Also check out our online Introduction to Nursing Theory course. Prerequisite(s) You must be taking or must have completed our NURS 1035 Nursing in Ontario/NURS 1061 Nursing in Ontario course and our NURS 1107 Scholarly Writing in Nursing/NURS 1114 Scholarly Writing in Nursing course. Contact Information 416-415-5000, ext. 2872 email@example.com Course Section(s) Available Class dates and registration for the upcoming year (September 2017 to August 2018) will be available on this website in early July 2017. Please visit this page again at that time. Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.