This unit uses group work and late enrolment may affect your ability to participate actively.
This unit explores the interplay of biological and ecological factors that relate to the development of resilience in neonates, infants, children and adolescents within a family centred framework. The unit explores a wide range of interpersonal, social and economic influences and their impact on child development and wellbeing. Current clinical issues within the acute care setting will be addressed in this unit.
|Unit name||Foundations of Children's Care 1|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Mrs Lynette (Lynne) Staff|
|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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- Analyse the interaction and impact of bio-ecological factors on the health, wellbeing and development of neonates, infants, children and adolescents.
- Debate current clinical issues within the acute care setting.
|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
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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.
|Assessment||Essay (60%)|Essay and Visual Presentation (40%)|
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