This unit is experiential and practice focussed. The emphasis is on extending the students leadership capabilities through contextualised project work.
Students will develop a portfolio which captures a variety of artefacts to demonstrate engagement with Practice Development and leadership principles.
|Unit name||Leadership in Professional Practice Environments|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Doctor Carey Mather|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Demonstrate the ability to identify a practice issue and develop a plan of engagement.
- Justify the rationale for the proposed change to be implemented.
- Critically analyse and apply evidence to evaluate multidisciplinary. collaborations, which influence practice change and/or improvement.
- Communicate evidence- based knowledge and skills to others.
- Identify, explore and analyse the factors that affect the selection, acceptance and sustainability of your project.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
PrerequisitesCNA417 OR CNA425
Individual Study – This unit is offered fully online via MyLO (My Learning Online). You are expected to devote around 20 hours per week to the study materials, assessment tasks and self-directed learning.
|Assessment||Project Plan (40%)|Review of the Evidence (20%)|Scoping Paper (40%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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