Courses & Units

Evaluating Quality CNA424

Launceston

Note:

This unit is also available in the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and  Masters in Quality Services (Health and Safety).

Introduction

Students completing this unit will have acquired knowledge of existing health service models; the internal and external factors that influence the delivery of quality services, and the best-practice models for quality service design.

Summary

Unit name Evaluating Quality
Unit code CNA424
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
Discipline Nursing
Coordinator

Jo Jones

Teaching staff

Level Honours
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 Off-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 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,402.00 010103

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

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Flexible

Assessment

Assignment (2000 words) 50%; online discussion and reflection (1500 words) 30% ; online test 20%

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Textbooks

Required

George, ML., Rowlands, D., Price, M & Maxey, J 2005,The lean six sigma pocket toolbook: a quick reference guide to nearly 100 tools for improving process quality, speed and complexity, New York, McGraw Hill.

Recommended

Co-op Bookshop links

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