Courses & Units

Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 2 CNA541

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

Note: This unit is not available in 2015 or 2016


This unit consists of three modules. Module One extends students' knowledge and skills in the area of pharmacology. Module Two provides students with underlying principles to enable them to effectively assess and manage acute presentations across the lifespan. Module Three promotes the ability to respond appropriately to a range of life threatening events within a rural/remote context.


Unit name Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 2
Unit code CNA541
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline Health Sciences B
Teaching staff

School of Health Sciences

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


This unit is currently unavailable.


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* 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 2016 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2016 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,247.00 060399

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.



  • CNA542


Teaching Pattern

Fully online


Two online quizzes (50%); one Viva Voce assessment (50%)

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