CLINICAL PROJECT

NSM5CLP

2017

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject, students are offered the opportunity to design and implement a project that supports the development of their clinical expertise, scholarly inquiry and skills in reporting. Students may design a project that is completed within this subject or a project that spans both this subject and the subject titled Independent Study Unit (NSM5ISU), which would normally precede this subject. Students are allocated an academic supervisor who offers guidance throughout the duration of the investigation. The subject is delivered via a flexible online mode via the LMS and regular communication with a designated academic and/or clinical supervisor.

SchoolSchool of Nursing & Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorWilliam McGuiness

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites If the student is enrolled in HMN or HMND then must have passed NSM5RFN, NSM5CPR, NSM5APA and NSM5APB If the student is enrolled in HMMID then must pass NSM5APA, NSM5APB and NSG5PCA or NSM5CIA. If the student is enrolled in HMMH then must pass NSM5CPR, NSM5RFN, MMH5AMP and MMH5AMH.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Utilise analytical, problem solving, planning, negotiation & evaluation skills to inform the design and implementation of a project of scholarly investigation

Activities:
Written exercise and practical activity.

02. Implement and conduct an innovative project in a safe and ethical manner using the required specific skills, knowledge and attitudes required to achieve the negotiated outcome

Activities:
Written exercise and practical activity.

03. Apply different forms of evidence to validate conclusions drawn from your investigation

Activities:
Written exercise and practical activity.

04. Report on the outcomes of a project in oral and written format appropriate for different purposes

Activities:
Written exercise and oral presentation.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online, 2017, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorWilliam McGuiness

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 6.0 hours supervisor consultation per week and delivered via online.
"Individual consultation with a supervisor and independent study equivalent to 6 hours per week."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
1000 word written learning contract, One 3,200-word written assessment Learning Contract: Hurdle requirement: students must achieve apass result for this item of assessmentin order to pass the subject. Note: a variation to the assessment listed may be negotiated between the student and academic supervisor,depending on the nature of the project chosen. 40 01, 02, 03, 04
One 4,800-word reportNote: a variation to the assessment details may be negotiated between the student and their academic supervisor, depending on the nature of the project chosen.60 01, 02, 03, 04

Online, 2017, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorWilliam McGuiness

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 6.0 hours supervisor consultation per week and delivered via online.
"Individual consultation with a supervisor and independent study equivalent to 6 hours per week."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
1000 word written learning contract, One 3,200-word written assessment Learning Contract: Hurdle requirement: students must achieve apass result for this item of assessmentin order to pass the subject. Note: a variation to the assessment listed may be negotiated between the student and academic supervisor,depending on the nature of the project chosen. 40 01, 02, 03, 04
One 4,800-word reportNote: a variation to the assessment details may be negotiated between the student and their academic supervisor, depending on the nature of the project chosen.60 01, 02, 03, 04