HNB3141 - Nursing and Complex Care
HNB3124 - Professional Practice 4
HMB4104 - Professional Studies 2
|1.||Analyse the scope of community nursing (acute, non-acute, chronic and palliative care) and interprofessional practice in Australia;|
|2.||Appraise advances in and limitations of Primary Health Care (PHC) in Australia and globally;|
|3.||Compare and contrast major community health needs of vulnerable families and patients in local, national and global regions and relate these to the national health priorities;|
|4.||Demonstrate knowledge and skills in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care of patients, families or communities within community settings;|
|5.||Examine issues associated with community based program delivery;|
|6.||Analyse issues related to health outcomes, compliance and chronic disease management;|
|7.||Integrate the principles of occupational health and safety, risk assessment and nursing practice within community settings; and|
|8.||Demonstrate knowledge and skills required to practice community nursing in a variety of community settings.|
|Assignment||Written assessment (2000 words)||60%|
|Portfolio||Virtual Simulations and Professional practice portfolio artefacts (1500 word equivalence total)||30%|
|Practicum||Professional Practice Summative Assessment (ANSAT)||0%|
Where to next?
As part of a course
This unit is studied as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to apply for the course.
Study a single unit
This unit can be studied on its own, without enrolling in a full degree. Learn more about single units of study at VU.
VU takes care to ensure the accuracy of this unit information, but reserves the right to change or withdraw courses offered at any time. Please check that unit information is current with the Student Contact Centre.