MENTAL HEALTH NURSING: CONSIDERATION IN TREATMENT AND RECOVERY
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will analyse the nature and extent of social, political, economic and organisational influences on mental health nursing care. Students will engage in collaborative critical reflection on mental health nursing practice and address constraints in negotiation of options for mental health care. Students will explore the role of mental health nursing in the context of mental health legislation, advocacy and recovery. Students will demonstrate the role of the mental health nurse in a multidisciplinary and multi-professional approach to treatment and recovery
SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School
Subject Co-ordinatorKate Emond
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesStudents will participate in summative and formative activities including online lectures, reflective activities, participation with peers,analysis of case studies and scenarios online, online skills sessions, online quizzes, written assessments and an oral presentation.
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Assumed knowledgeStudents have obtained knowledge required to successfully complete a Bachelor of Nursing degree or equivalent Satisfactory computer skills in Microsoft Word or equivalent programs.
Self sourced or Uni sourcedSelf Sourced
Entire subject or partial subjectPartial subject
Total hours/days requiredNo minimum hours required
Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible
WBL addtional requirementsStudents must seek out opportunities to link theoretical learning to practice.
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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On-Line, 2021, LTU Term 4, Online
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKate Emond
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 35
One 2.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 35 and delivered via online.
1500 word equivalent Evidence of engagement and interaction.
|Other||Combined||No||25||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
2000 word equivalent Written Assessment
|Assignment||Individual||No||45||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
1500 word equivalent Online oral presentation
|Oral presentation||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|