|Short Description:||Chronic Care Across Lifespan B|
|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 :||31 October 2020|
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: NUR2101
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.