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NUR2101 Chronic Care Across the Lifespan A

Short Description: Chronic Care Across Lifespan A
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 : 1 June 2020

Requisites

Pre-requisite: NUR1299

Synopsis

In this course students will be introduced to the theoretical physiological and human caring approaches to managing individuals with a chronic health condition. Students will examine a selection chronic conditions across the lifespan and will develop the critical skills required to effectively assess, intervene, and manage exacerbations of conditions and support individuals with self-management strategies. Theoretical knowledge, which supports the independent and collaborative responsibilities of Registered Nurses using pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies, will be discussed.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2020 Online
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2020 Online
Date printed 1 June 2020