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NS3772 - Transition to Practice

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

This subject brings together key concepts covered throughout the previous years of study organised by the Registered Nurse Standards for Practice. Engagement with each of the seven practice standards in utilising reflective practice will consolidate knowledge in preparation for transition to practice.

Learning Outcomes

  • integrate knowledge from professional studies in preparing for the professional role;
  • articulate and address individual learning needs to facilitate the transition to professional practice;
  • critically evaluate own preparedness for practice against the Registered Nurse Standards for Practice.
Prerequisites: NS3771


Study Period 2, External
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Mrs Gaye Clark
Lecturers: Dr Helen Wright, Mrs Gaye Clark.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 10 hours - Online modules
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: presentations (30%); assignments (70%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Students must complete and submit all items of assessment; Achieve a cumulative score of 50%

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.