Courses & Units

Foundations of Emergency Nursing Science CNA786

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

Note:

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

Introduction

This unit introduces students to foundational theories underpinning a range of emergency presentations. Students will examine pathophysiology and first line management of conditions related to the cardiovascular, respiratory, renal and neurological systems. An overview of common presentations to emergency areas will be introduced.

Summary

Unit name Foundations of Emergency Nursing Science
Unit code CNA786
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Teaching staff TBA
Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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 2017.

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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 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.

Requisites

Co-requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

online

Assessment

1. Quiz, 2. Case Study (2500 words), 3. Discussion

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Textbooks

RequiredInformation about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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