This unit is only available to registered nurses.
Among the populations nurses engage with will be an increasingly significant proportion of people who may develop diabetes, live with diabetes or present with an acute or chronic complication of diabetes. This unit examines the aetiology, pathogenesis and determinants of health that contribute to the increasing incidence of diabetes mellitus. The outcome of this unit is for nurses to demonstrate the application of the concepts discussed in this unit to their clinical area.
|Unit name||Context of Diabetes Mellitus|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Available as student elective?||No|
|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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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $835.00||2020: $2,615.00||060399|
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Online Case Study Discussion 45%, Clinical Practice Case Report 55%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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