Hobart, Launceston, Rozelle - Sydney, Darlinghurst - Sydney
This unit is being phased out and may not be offered next year, please consider your study plan accordingly. You will be able to enrol in the unit where there is an availability noted below.
This unit is designed to prepare students for transition into professional practice as a newly graduated registered nurse. Clinical, shared and self-governance are addressed and students have the opportunity to integrate concepts of clinical supervision, preceptorship, collaboration, delegation, leadership and management. Exploration of the role of quality improvement methodologies in the delivery of nursing care and the tension between professional practice, advocacy and systems will be examined. Preparation for role transition including resilience building, workload management and preparation for future employment are explored.
Students will have the opportunity to develop their Professional Portfolio in this unit.
|Unit name||Transition to Professional Practice|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
Semester 2 - Denise McGarry
Semester 5 - Sam Webb
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Spring school (November)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Rozelle - Sydney||Spring school (November)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Darlinghurst - Sydney||Spring school (November)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Spring school (November)||9/11/2020||30/11/2020||7/2/2021||7/2/2021|
* 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).
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $835.00||2020: $2,615.00||060301|
Fees for next year will be published before the end of the year. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
2 x 2-hour workshops12 x 1 hour online lectures
Delegation Activity Plan and Evaluation(30%), Nurse Leader Interview Report and Analysis(50%), Professional Career Development Plan(20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Please refer to the Co-op bookshop links below for details of any required or recommended textbooks
Booktopia textbook links
The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.