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HEA8001 Contexts of Practice

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: PMHN or MNRS or MNSG or PDEV or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.


This is a core introductory course in the Graduate Certificate of Health (all specialisations). The course provides a professional, legal, ethical and research foundation for health professionals who wish to extend their knowledge, and advance their practice capacity, within their chosen specialisation. Completion of this foundation course is preparatory to other courses within each specialisation. At the completion of this courses, students will be cognisant of the professional, legal ,ethical and cultural boundaries relevant to their chosen area of practice, and able to implement strategies to ensure their practice is evidence-based.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2015 External
Semester 1, 2015 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 2, 2015 External