This unit is only available to registered nurses. This unit uses group work and late enrolment may affect your ability to participate actively.
This unit explores the context of acute care nursing within hospital and community settings. Students will examine the politics of power in nursing and the wider health arena. Specific areas include legal and ethical issues; career pathways; patient acuity; retention and education of nurses.
|Unit name||The Politics of Acute Nursing|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Available as student elective?||No|
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Two written Papers
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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