Courses & Units

Foundations for Professional Practice 2 CNA153

Hobart, Launceston, Rozelle - Sydney, Darlinghurst - Sydney

Introduction

This unit is designed to prepare students for entry into practice. Students will extend their understandings of ethico-legal reasoning, accountable practice and duty of care. Research and evidence based practice will be introduced as a foundation for person centred care and continuing professional and academic development. The capacity to self-care and care for others will be explored through critical thinking and reflection. Students will develop their Professional Portfolio during this unit.

Summary

Unit name Foundations for Professional Practice 2
Unit code CNA153
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences|Philosophy and Gender Studies
Teaching staff

David Lees

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Darlinghurst - Sydney Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2019: $820.00 2019: $2,527.00 060301

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

  • CNA150  Foundations of Professional Practice 1

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 x 50mins weekly lecture,1 x 2 hour weekly practical

Assessment

Online Quiz (8%), Tutorial Group Work - Case Studies - short answer questions x 4 - 1000 words (12%),  Written Enquiry and Reflection 1500 words (40%), Reflective Essay 1500 words (40%)

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Textbooks

Required

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