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MAT1008 Building Professional Nursing Attributes B

Units : 0.5
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Agric, Comp and Environ Sciences
Version produced : 21 October 2014

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, graphs and tables. Students will also be expected to understand the university learning management system, computer-based communication, management and storage of information, to have good word processing skills and how to create presentations. The course will be closely linked to other courses in the first year nursing program.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2014 External
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2014 External
Semester 2, 2014 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 2, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba