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NS1222 - Clinical Nursing Practice 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Nursing, Midwifery & Nutrition (pre 2015)

This subject explores the concept of illness and examines the experience of hospitalisation on individuals. The skills of decision making and reflective practice are again emphasised, with students being given the opportunity to gather, analyse and interpret data in the preparation of nursing care plans and nursing interventions. Students will continue to utilise a problem solving process introduced in Clinical Nursing Practice 1 and will apply this within the clinical setting.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an awareness of the need for research-based clinical practice;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the concepts of illness as they relate to nursing practice;
  • Describe the effects of hospitalisation on individuals, and suggest strategies to resolve any problems that may occur;
  • Develop and apply the clinical skills needed for assessment and intervention in the clinical setting;;
  • Integrate knowledge from other subjects in applying the skills of clinical decision making and reflective practice.
Prerequisites: NS1211Allow concurrent for NS1211

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 40 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (5 day residential)
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 40 hours - Residential Block
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 40 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Mackay, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 40 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Mount Isa, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 40 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Thursday Isl, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Miss Tanya Langtree
Lecturers: Dr Ylona Chun Tie, <Person not found>, <Person not found>, Mr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 40 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 80 hours professional experience
Assessment: .

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.