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ANP8010 Situational Practice: clinical and critical decision making skills

Short Description: Situational Practice: clinical
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 069999 - Health not elsewhere classifie
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: ANP8008 and students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BHEH or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH or MNSG or PDEV
Co-requisite: ANP8009

Other requisites

Students must be enrolled in the GCHH (Scheduled Medicines) to enrol in this course.

Access to high-level computers is essential for students taking this program. For up-to-date advice on computing requirements, please see
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.


Working in independent advanced nursing practice demands high level skills in critical reasoning and clinical decision-making. The practitioner's ability to critically evaluate and analyse all data concerning both simple and complex presentations underpins these advanced skills. This course facilitates the student to apply advanced nursing competency domains in decision making to ensure safe and accountable practice.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 Online