Courses & Units

Professional Practice 3 CNA255

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The teaching pattern in this unit will vary depending on the semester in which it is undertaken

Introduction

The unit comprises of three modules each of which focuses on a specific area of health and incorporates contextual physiology, pathophysiology and nursing practice across primary, secondary and tertiary care.  Current national health priorities in the areas of musculo-skeletal, reproductive health and cancer/oncology are explored.  A case study approach incorporates learning related to legal and ethical issues, cultural competence and building therapeutic relationships. This unit engages students in clinical reasoning to promote health outcomes. Students will have the opportunity to develop their Professional Portfolio in this unit.

Summary

Unit name Professional Practice 3
Unit code CNA255
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
Discipline School for Health Sciences
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

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

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Requisites

Prerequisites

  • CNA252 Professional Practice 1
  • CNA253 Professional Practice 2

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 x 50mins weekly lectures, 5 2hr Tutorials, 4 x 2hr Practicals, 2 x 1 hr Practicals

Assessment

In class quizzes 20%, Online case Study Assessment 30%, Written 3hr Exam 50%

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Textbooks

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