Courses & Units

Theoretical Aspects of Child and Family Health Nursing CNA759

Launceston

Note:

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

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Theoretical Aspects of Child and Family Health Nursing
Unit code CNA759
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline Health Sciences B
Teaching staff

Kerrie Walkem

Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2015 10/8/2015 31/8/2015 16/10/2015

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

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

  • CNA758

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Fully online

Assessment

Essay 2000 words (50%); Essay 2000 words (50%)

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Textbooks

Required

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