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NUR3499 Transition to Professional Practice B

Short Description: Transition to Profesion Prac 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 : Pass/Not Pass
Version produced : 18 August 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: NUR2000 and NSC2500 and NUR2399 and in final Semester of study
Co-requisite: NUR3299

Other requisites

This course is not available for cross institutional study from other universities.

Synopsis

This is the final semester transitional practice course. Students are provided with opportunities to demonstrate the performance and responsibilities required for safe practice. NUR3499 allows students to develop their professional interactions, therapeutic relationships and nursing care practices associated with caring for individuals, families and significant others. Students develop critical thinking, clinical decision making and proficiency using the nursing process within an appropriate acute and or chronic care clinical setting. The aim is to develop skills introduced in prior simulated laboratories and clinical courses and to apply knowledge learnt from past or concurrent theoretical courses. Students will be required to be reflective about their clinical practice experiences for both their professional development and lifelong learning journey.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2019 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 3, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba