This unit uses group work and late enrolment may affect your ability to participate actively.
This unit provides students with an understanding of the contextual factors impacting on the health of children and their families, and on service delivery. Students will be encouraged to critically reflect on child and family health nursing practice in relation to observations of how legislative, economic and psychosocial factors influence the health of children and families. In addition, this unit will explore theoretical understandings of child development.
|Unit name||Theoretical Aspects of Child and Family Health Nursing|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
|Discipline||School for Health Sciences|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified. Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*: the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.
*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.
* 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 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,360.00||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.
Essay 2000 words (50%); Essay 2000 words (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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