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NUR2102 Chronic Care Across the Lifespan B

Short Description: Chronic Care Across Lifespan B
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 : 060301 - General Nursing
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 23 April 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: NUR1299
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: NUR2101

Synopsis

In this course students will identify strategies for caring for individuals with a chronic health condition from prevention, disease management, and subsequent exacerbations from a person centred, community, family and health care service perspective. Students will learn techniques such as behavioural change, psychosocial support and health literacy to effect change and support the individual's self-management of chronic illness. Students will apply theory to simulated practice through assessments, care planning and clinical skills in caring for individuals with a chronic health condition.

This course contains a mandatory residential school for external students and mandatory on-campus laboratories or practical classes for on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 External
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2019 External
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba