Courses & Units

Health Assessment 2 CNA155

Introduction

This unit builds on the key concepts introduced in CNA152: Health Assessment 1 with students continuing to develop their understanding of major body systems and health assessment across the lifespan. Approaches to health assessment will be further matured with the integration of functional anatomy. Students will continue to develop their understanding of the clinical reasoning cycle and its application through a person-centred approach to conducting focused health interviews, physical assessments and the communication of assessment findings.

Summary

Unit name Health Assessment 2
Unit code CNA155
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
Coordinator Mrs Angela McKay
Teaching staff

Mrs Angela McKay, Dr Carolyn King

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 060301

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Requisites

  • CNA152 Health Assessment 1

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 x 50mins weekly lecture, 1 x 2 hour weekly Practical

Assessment

Online Quizzes  (15%), Written Clinical Reasoning Report (35%), Applied Anatomy and Skills Examination (50%), Professional Portfolio Activities (ungraded pass/fail).

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Textbooks

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