|Short Description:||Professional Identity|
|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|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BNSG
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.
In this course undergraduate nursing students are introduced to fundamental elements influencing professional identity formation. Students reflect on personal skills and attributes to situate themselves within a developing professional identity. The professional nursing role will be explored within legal and ethical frameworks, professional relationships, leadership and management philosophies and boundaries with patients, families, and other health professionals.