This unit is self-directed, experiential and practice focused. Students will demonstrate the development and application of their knowledge and skills in the area of addiction through the development of an extensive portfolio of evidence. The portfolio should reveal enhanced understandings of the complex health needs of individuals and families across a range of settings and best practice interventions in addiction management.
|Unit name||Self-Directed Project in Addiction Studies|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Ms Corriann Schafer|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Demonstrate the ability to identify individual learning needs related to alcohol and other drugs and enhance evidence-based practice through independent self-directed learning.
- Show evidence of critical analysis and synthesis of scholarly and evidence-based literature within the alcohol and other drug field.
- Present professional portfolio entries that comprehensively demonstrate fulfilment of self-identified learning outcomes in relation to alcohol and other drugs.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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PrerequisitesCNA547 AND CNA548
Individual Study – This unit is offered fully online via MyLO (My Learning Online). You are expected to devote around 10 hours per week to the study materials, assessment tasks and self-directed learning.
|Assessment||Progress Report (35%)|Portfolio of Evidence (50%)|Learning Contract (15%)|
|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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