|Student Contribution Band:||Band 1|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Community Approaches to Care offers the nursing student an introduction to some of the issues associated with providing nursing care in the community. The students are given electronic (online) directed learning packages that guide them through the relevant information throughout the semester. The subject covers the theoretical foundations of working with the community, such as applied primary health care, epidemiology, and health care systems. It guides students through the process of community assessment, and program planning and evaluation. It also applies the principles of health promotion to a number of vulnerable populations.
|Prerequisites:||NS2022 AND NS2214 AND NS2112 AND NS2015 AND PP2131 AND PP2231 AND HS2101|
|NS4320 NS3310 NS3370|
|Study Period 2, External|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Dr Patricia Burton|
|Lecturers:||Dr Geoffrey Clark, Dr Patricia Burton.|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCUandOther|
|Assessment:||assignments (50%); report (25%); proposal (25%).|
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.