Courses & Units

Rehabilitation Nursing 1 CNA503


This unit uses group work and late enrolment may affect your ability to participate actively.


This unit introduces theories underpinning the complex needs of the person requiring rehabilitation nursing. Through exploration of the literature, students will explore rehabilitation theories incorporating theories of disability, epidemiology and rehabilitation principles to guide development of the rehabilitation nurse.


Unit name Rehabilitation Nursing 1
Unit code CNA503
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Teaching staff

Polly Showell

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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Teaching Pattern



Two essays (80%), online quiz (20%)

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Chang, E & Johnson, A 2013, 'Chronic Illness and Disability: Principles for Nursing Practice (2nd ed),Churchill Livingstone, Sydney

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