Courses & Units

Respiratory Nursing: Improving self-management for clients CNA605


This unit is not available in 2015 or 2016.


There are a significant number of people whose lives are affected by their chronic respiratory disease. This unit examines the incidence of respiratory disease in Australia and, particularly, focuses on the experience of people with early stage and chronic respiratory disease. This unit will examine the determinants of health and the aspects of health promotion that influence the lives of people with respiratory disease. Students will demonstrate the application of the concepts covered within this unit to their clinical area.


Unit name Respiratory Nursing: Improving self-management for clients
Unit code CNA605
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Teaching staff

School of Health Sciences Staff

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


This unit is currently unavailable.


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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2014: $755.00 2014: $2,192.00 060399

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Teaching Pattern



Group Activities online 25%, Case Studies 35%, Essay 40%

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