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NUR2299 Chronic Care in Practice

Short Description: Chronic Care in Practice
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 : 22 January 2020

Requisites

Pre-requisite: NUR2102

Synopsis

In this course students are allocated to a clinical placement setting and undertake 160 hours of professional experience placement. Therapeutic communication skills, collaborative education of individuals and families, assessment skills, critical thinking, medication administration, team collaboration, reflection, and the ability to prioritise care are all key areas of focus. The clinical practicum experience enables students to work within settings caring for individuals with chronic conditions to apply their learning to professional nursing practice.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2020 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 3, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba