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Unit of Study MHNS6003 Applied Leadership in Mental Health Clinical Practice (2024)

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Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

critically contrast the findings from the literature with that of current practice and /or policy in clinical settings

apply and integrate evidence based knowledge into clinical practice settings

identify and apply mental health specific barriers and enablers to successfully changing practice and/or policy

explain how clinical leadership in mental health will influence the translation and application from literature to practice

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Structured online learning 6 weeks (Self paced)
Discussion board15%
Critical review45%

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Stanley, D., 2022, Clinical Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare: Values into Action , 3rd Edition, Wiley. ISBN: 9781119869344 (online).
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.

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