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Foundations of Children's Nursing 2 CNA508


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


In this unit students will enhance their understanding of pathophysiology and then apply this knowledge to appropriate therapeutic interventions and assessments that relate to the care of neonates, infants, children and adolescents in the acute setting. A focus of the unit will be the management of acute and chronic conditions affecting children using a family centred framework. Students will be introduced to technology that supports the care of the child with complex needs.


Unit name Foundations of Children's Nursing 2
Unit code CNA508
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences

Andrea Middleton

Teaching staff

School of Health Sciences

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


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Teaching Pattern



Online activities (1500 words) 40%, essay (2500 words) 60%.

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