FOUNDATIONS FOR NEONATAL CARE NURSING PRACTICE A

NSM4NCF

Not currently offered

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject, students will develop fundamental knowedge and skills required to care for patients in neonatal care nursing practice contexts. This subject provides a theoretical and practical foundation that prepares students for ethically oriented professional practice and undertake further studies at more advanced levels in neonatal care nursing. This subject enables students to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, specialised clinical proficiency, and effective communication skills. Students will be able to make independent judgements; plan, implement and evaluate practice in specialty contexts and function effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team. The subject is delivered via a flexible online mode comprising learning modules via LMS and a limited number of on-campus workshops (and/or equivalent online virtual classrooms) and supported by appropriate clinical practicum.

SchoolSchool of Nursing & Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorJacqueline McGregor

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

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

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in HMN (V1, V2, V3 or V4)

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply specialised knowledge and skills in your clinical area

Activities:
Online activity; Clinical practicum in specialty setting.

02. Make accurate clinical assessments and justifiable inferences.

Activities:
Online activity; Clinical practicum in specialty setting.

03. Develop clinical management plans based on informed judgements and review and analysis of relevant information.

Activities:
Online activity; Clinical practicum in specialty setting.

04. Critically analyse current knowledge, data and processes in a nursing specialty area to inform your practice.

Activities:
Online learning activity; written exercise; clinical practicum in specialty practice.

05. Tailor professional communication to diverse audiences.

Activities:
Clinical practicum in specialty practice.

06. Work independently and as an effective team member.

Activities:
Clinical practicum in specialty practice.

07. Apply professional and ethical standards to all nursing contexts.

Activities:
Clinical practicum in specialty practice.

08. Recognise and address professional learning needs.

Activities:
Online learning activity; written exercise; clinical practicum in specialty practice.

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