Offered to Registered Nurses with specialist qualifications and extensive clinical experience. Completion of the Graduate Diploma of Nursing (or equivalent) required.
This unit provides you with an opportunity to build upon the knowledge you have gained in relation to leadership, change management, peer supervision and collaborative and reflective practice in Semester One, and apply it to the clinical area. The unit offers you choice in relation to the focus and presentation style of your major piece of assessment. You are expected to advance your writing skills by writing in a range of different formats while addressing clinical issues.
|Unit name||Advanced Clinical Nursing Practice|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Doctor Paula Foran|
|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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- critically review, synthesise and present literature to support your written work.
- demonstrate advanced level knowledge and understanding of your specialist area.
- write in a variety of different styles to suit specific purposes.
- demonstrate the ability to plan, organise and develop large written and/or skill-based projects
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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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||Practice Change Proposal (30%)|Literature Review (30%)|Paper for Publication (40%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
|Required||Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.||Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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