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ANP5001 Introduction to Rural and Remote Nursing Practice

Short Description: Intr Rural & Remote Nurse Prac
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : National Priority - Nursing
ASCED code : 060399 - Nursing not classified
Grading basis : Graded


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

Other requisites

The enrolling student must be a Division 1 Registered Nurse registered with AHPRA.


This course contains three modules of study which together provide registered nurses with a detailed exploration of the context of rural and remote area practice including professional practice frameworks; an awareness of cultural safety principles, and an understanding of the primary health care and social justice approaches to rural and remote area health care delivery.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online