Courses & Units

Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 3 CNA542

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


This unit is not available in 2015 or 2016.


This unit consists of two modules. Module One explores the burden of disease. Students will explore an evidence-based, multidisciplinary, person-centred approach to care planning. Through this approach, students will develop multiple care plans addressing the continuum of care from primary prevention to the acute exacerbation of chronic disease. In Module Two students will develop health promotion frameworks to address the complex interplay of factors leading to improved rural/remote health outcomes.


Unit name Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 3
Unit code CNA542
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
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.

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  • CNA541

Mutual Exclusions

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

  • CNA551


Teaching Pattern

Fully online


Online discussion (45%); health promotion activity (55%)

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