Courses & Units

Foundations of Community Nursing Practice CNA513

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.


Epidemiological bases for population health will be utilised to explore how community based nurses promote health in partnership with their clients and community. This unit will explore a range of community nursing skills necessary for advancing health and wellbeing for people in the community including assessment, analysing health statistics, and planning and evaluating community health programs. These skills will enhance the current clinical practice of nurses working in the community and complement the specialist nursing skills nurses bring with them to their community setting.


Unit name Foundations of Community Nursing Practice
Unit code CNA513
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Teaching staff

Pauline Marsh

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


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1 060307

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Teaching Pattern

fully online


Assessment one: written report (2000 words) 50%; Assessment two: Evaluation activity and reflective paper (2000 words) 50%

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