Courses & Units

Child and Family Health Nursing: Clinical Practice 2 CNA753

Launceston

Note:

Professional Experience Placement (PEP):

Students will be allocated PEP within individual health care agencies. Students must be available 5 days a week (mornings, evenings, weekends, nightshifts, as per roster), may be expected to relocate and are expected to travel to where PEP is available. To be eligible to undertake PEP, all students must be ‘Verified’ as meeting College of Health and Medicine PEP Safety in Practice Compliance as per the Course Entry Requirements.

Students who cannot or do not comply with these requirements will not be allocated PEP and therefore will not be able to complete this unit.

PEP dates MAY differ from University of Tasmania calendar semester dates.

Group Work:

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

Introduction

This unit enables students to further develop the knowledge and skills required for child and family health nursing practice. They will be exposed to new concepts and information that will enable them to manage more complex situations as they move towards independent practice. Learning in this unit will focus upon counselling, immunisation, the management of postnatal depression and complex feeding issues.

Summary

Unit name Child and Family Health Nursing: Clinical Practice 2
Unit code CNA753
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
Discipline Nursing
Coordinator

Kerrie Walkem

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 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 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* 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
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,615.00 060307

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

CNA752 and CNA758

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Fully online

Assessment

Written assessments (3000 words in total) Essay 1500 words (50%); Essay 1500 words (50%)

Oral or Online exam Pass/Fail; In-practice assessment Pass/Fail

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

Recommended

Co-op Bookshop links

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