STRP-PHCNC v.1 Primary Health Care and Community Nursing Stream (GCert ClinNurs)
This major/stream is part of a larger course. Information is specific to the major/stream, please refer to the course for more information.
The Primary Health Care and Community Nursing Stream offers effective and specific education to prepare registered nurses for a leadership role in primary health care and community nursing. The course is applicable to registered nurses working in the domicilary or community nursing, hospital-in-the-home or general practitioner setting. This stream is designed to provide a theoretical foundation for nursing acute and post-acute clients, clients living with chronic illness or disability and clients requiring end-of-life care in the community setting. Key elements of the curriculum include critical thinking, professional accountability, evidence based practice, leadership and the development of competency in assessment skills, clinical decision making and clinical judgement at an advanced level.
Students need to stay in original stream as this is linked to the employment sector and scholarship.
Duration and Availability
This stream is part-time study only.
|Year 1 Semester 1|
|NURS5012||v.1||Primary Health Care and Community Nursing||8.0||50.0|
|Year 1 Semester 2|
|NURS5014||v.2||Advanced Clinical Practice 1||5.0||25.0|
|NURS5015||v.2||Advanced Clinical Practice 2||21.0||25.0|
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