Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Recall the top five causes of death in the US and say which of these has a higher number of deaths in women than in men.
  2. Define ‘permission to live and die’ in your own words.
  3. Describe the terms vulnerability, receptivity, and transparency in your own words, with an example of each.
  4. Using the Universal Human Feelings and Needs lists, list four feelings you’ve had recently and at least two needs that are likely to be the source of those feelings.
  5. Describe the most important thing you learned in your self- care assessment.

Describe one example of how you could use what you learned in this course to improve your nursing practice.