Courses & Units

Monitoring and Measuring Performance CNA419

Launceston

Note:

This unit is also available in the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and  Masters in Quality Services (Health and Safety).

Introduction

Students completing this unit will have acquired knowledge about monitoring and measuring performance within a quality framework and apply knowledge of monitoring and measuring the quality of performance in complex simulated work environments.

Summary

Unit name Monitoring and Measuring Performance
Unit code CNA419
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
Discipline Nursing
Coordinator Doctor Ugenthiri Naiker
Available as student elective? No
Level Honours

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* 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 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • identify and describe a range of measurement frameworks to measure and monitor health services performance
  • discriminate and implement methods to quantify process performance or make judgements about systems performance and root causes of failure
  • identify and select relevant methods to collect and communicate improvement opportunities and process improvements to health services practitioners and other
  • integrate and apply theoretical frameworks that support knowledge creation and the quantification of system performance.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
not applicable

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Teaching

AssessmentQuiz (25%)|Report- Process Map and Improvement Plan (45%)|Online Posts and Discussion (30%)
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Textbooks

Required Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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