READINGS IN NURSING

NSG4RIN

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this unit students are provided with the opportunity to select an area within nursing they wish to investigate fully. It is envisaged that the chosen topic will be investigated thoroughly through examination of the current literature.

SchoolSchool of Nursing & Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Offered subject to sufficient enrolments. Enrolment must be approved by Course Co-ordinator.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Use Endnote bibliographic reference system proficiently

Activities:
Seminars, Endnote software demonstrations and tutorials
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)

02. Design a search strategy for relevant literature related to your research topic

Activities:
Seminars and workshops
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)

03. Provide a critical review of your selected research topic

Activities:
Seminars and Workshops
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour,Study and Learning Skills)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 1.0 hours supervised research per study period and delivered via blended.
"To be negotiated with subject co-ordinator and individual supervisors. Equivalent to 39 hours across the semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1,500-word report40 01, 02, 03
one 3,000-word essay60

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 1.0 hours supervised research per study period and delivered via blended.
"To be negotiated with subject co-ordinator and individual supervisors. Equivalent to 39 hours across the semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1,500-word report40 01, 02, 03
one 3,000-word essay60

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJeanine Blackford

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 1.0 hours supervised research per study period and delivered via blended.
"To be negotiated with subject co-ordinator and individual supervisors. Equivalent to 39 hours across the semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1,500-word report40 01, 02, 03
one 3,000-word essay60

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJulie Ellis

Class requirements

Supervised Research
One 1.0 hours supervised research per study period and delivered via blended.
"To be negotiated with subject co-ordinator and individual supervisors. Equivalent to 39 hours across the semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 1,500-word report40 01, 02, 03
one 3,000-word essay60