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Unit of Study NURS3007 Nursing Practices 2 (2024)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit type

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points

    12

  • Faculty & College

  • Placement

    Yes

  • Enrolment information

    Enrolment for this unit closes on Thursday of Orientation Week. This unit contains Work Integrated Learning (WIL) activities that require students to meet mandatory fit to practice obligations prior to attending. Failure to comply by the fit to practice deadline will result in the cancellation of your WIL activity. Full details are available at www.scu.edu.au/healthplacements.


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:

determine appropriate actions to be taken in the management of a deteriorating patient

integrate principles of safe medication practice, including numeracy competency, in managing the acute patient condition

reflect on the role of the nurse in the context of the acute care setting

demonstrate a variety of effective nursing skills

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Laboratory 2 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Tutorial 3 hours (1 week)
Placement 160 hrs (Various)
Practical 1.5 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Assessment
Clinical skills40%
NumeracySR
Viva voce60%
PlacementSR

Teaching method
Laboratory 2 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Tutorial 3 hours (1 week)
Placement 160 hrs (Various)
Practical 1.5 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Assessment
Clinical skills40%
NumeracySR
Viva voce60%
PlacementSR

Teaching method
Laboratory 2 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Tutorial 3 hours (1 week)
Placement 160 hrs (Various)
Practical 1.5 hours (Five times across three weeks)
Assessment
Clinical skills40%
NumeracySR
Viva voce60%
PlacementSR

Prescribed learning resources

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Prescribed Texts
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Prescribed Resources/Equipment
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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.

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