Working within the nursing laboratory and a variety of health care settings, you will develop knowledge and abilities in biopsychosocial assessment, planning, delivery and the evaluation of nursing care in meeting the needs of individuals and families adapting to long term alterations in health at all stages of the lifespan. You will be expected to function within the scope of practice of a nursing student in accordance with the Nursing Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) competencies during the compulsory three (3) day residential school or timetabled internal nursing laboratories as well as 160 hours of clinical placement, 80 hours sub-acute and 80 hours community care.
|Student Contribution Band
|Fraction of Full-Time Student Load
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
NURS13134 Community Nursing Perspectives
NURS12158 Clinical Nursing Practice 3
BIOH12008 Human Pathophysiology
NURS12157 Concepts of Mental Health Nursing
NURS12156 Clinical Nusing Practice 2 or NURS11156 Acute Nursing Management
NURS12154 Pharmacology for Nursing Practice or NURS12151 Pharmacology for Nurses
NURS11158 Evidence Informed Practice or NHLT12001 Evidence Informed Practice
This unit has a Compulsory Residential School
for distance mode students and the details are:
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All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified
as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa,
must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study
period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining
at least an 80% attendance record).
Term 1 - 2017
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