Courses & Units

Advanced Clinical Nursing Practice CNA803

Hobart, Launceston

Note:

Offered to Registered Nurses with specialist qualifications and extensive clinical experience. Completion of the Graduate Diploma of Nursing (or equivalent) required.

Introduction

This unit provides the student with an opportunity to apply the knowledge they have gained in semester one to the clinical area. In particular, students are expected to advance their abilities to lead change through a variety of unit assessments closely pertaining to the clinical area in which they practise.

Summary

Unit name Advanced Clinical Nursing Practice
Unit code CNA803
Credit points 25
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline Health Sciences B
Teaching staff

School of Health Sciences Staff

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International
Hobart Spring school (extended) On-Campus International
Launceston Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015
Semester 2 13/7/2015 10/8/2015 31/8/2015 16/10/2015
Spring school (extended) 31/10/2015 23/11/2015 22/12/2015 13/2/2016

* 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: $1,538.00 2015: $4,494.00 060301

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

  • PRE-REQ - CNA802

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Online learning

Assessment

Literature review (3000 words) 30%, Written proposal (2500-3000 words) 30%, Journal Article or Learning Contract (2500-3500 words) 40%

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Textbooks

Required

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

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