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NS3881 - Nursing Practice 5

Credit points: 6
Year: 2022
Student Contribution Band: Band
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

In this subject students will commence consolidation of knowledge and skills acquired in previous subjects and apply these to the planning and delivery of comprehensive person centered patient care. Students will develop skills in nursing leadership, advocacy and conflict resolution to enhance positive patient and professional relationships.

Learning Outcomes

  • use and interpret assessment data to plan and evaluate progress towards patient centered goals;
  • respond appropriately to changes to patients' mental and physical health status;
  • utilise leadership, advocacy and conflict resolution skills to build and maintain relationships in the multidisciplinary team;
  • apply the Registered Nurse standards for practice in the provision of extended person centered evidenced based nursing care in contexts of practice unique to Australia.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Test/Quiz 1 - (%) - Individual
  • Oral > Presentation 1 - (20%) - Group
  • Participation > Class participation - (%) - Individual
  • Written > Essay (including multi-draft) 1 - (40%) - Individual
  • Unfolding online scenario - (40%) - Individual
  • Performance/Practice/Product > Portfolio - (%) - Individual
  • Performance/Practice/Product > Professional placement performance - (%) - Individual.

Special Assessment Requirements

Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; participate in at least 80% of scheduled tutorial classes/specified online content; participate in all scheduled clinical skills classes; achieve a satisfactory grade for the portfolio assessment task, clinical calculations test and PEP; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties.

Prerequisites: NS2882

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online tutorials
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Cairns, Study Period 1, Mixed attendance
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Non-standard start/end 07-Feb-2022 to 17-Jun-2022
Face to face teaching 07-Feb-2022 to 11-Feb-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills - During residential block
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online content
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Mackay, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online tutorials
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Mackay, Study Period 1, Mixed attendance
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Non-standard start/end 07-Feb-2022 to 17-Jun-2022
Face to face teaching 07-Feb-2022 to 11-Feb-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor David Lindsay, Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills - During residential block
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online content
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Mount Isa, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online tutorials
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activities
  • 20 hours clinical Skills
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online tutorials
  • 240 hours professional Experience

Townsville, Study Period 1, Mixed attendance
Census Date 24-Mar-2022
Non-standard start/end 07-Feb-2022 to 17-Jun-2022
Face to face teaching 07-Feb-2022 to 11-Feb-2022
Coordinator: Mrs Tracy Gardiner
Lecturers: Mrs Tracy Gardiner, Dr Peter Hartin, Ms Sally White, Mrs Penelope Coogan.
Workload expectations:
  • 24 hours - Online learning activties
  • 20 hours clinical Skills - During residential block
  • 20 hours pre-recorded content/lectures
  • 16 hours online content
  • 240 hours professional Experience

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.