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MAT1008 Building Professional Nursing Attributes B

Units : 0.5
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Maths and Computing
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Requisites

Pre-Requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BNUR Co-Requisite: CMS1008

Synopsis

This course provides nursing students with a sound understanding of numeracy and its diverse use in the health profession, including the use of numbers for measuring medications and rates of delivery. The students are also expected: to understand the concepts of ratio and proportion and the use of units; to be able to reliably carry out calculations for medical purposes; and to interpret charts and tables. Students will also be expected to understand the basic structure of computers and the internet, to have good word processing skills, including referencing and how to create presentations. The course will be closely linked to CMS1008 and other courses in the first year nursing program.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba