ACUTE NURSING

NSG2ANV

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject describes the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to assess, plan and manage nursing care of clients with acute and or complex needs across the lifespan. Students will contribute to the multidisciplinary approach of acute health for clients with common disorders/conditions.

SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: HBHCB, HBHCK, HBHCM, HBHCP, HBHCW

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Identify the impact of acute health problems on patients and their families.
02. Perform nursing interventions to assist clients with complex needs
03. Contribute to pre and post-operative nursing care of patients.
04. Implement and evaluate best practice interventions in nursing care.

Subject options

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Berwick (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 1, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Frankston (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 1, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Berwick (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 2, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Frankston (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 2, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Bendigo (Kangan Institute), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Benalla (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Cobram (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Echuca (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Moonee Ponds (Kangan Institute), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Mildura (Suni TAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Shepparton (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Seymour (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Wodonga (Wodonga TAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 10 - 22
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Wangaratta (Wodonga TAFE), 2021, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 7 - 28
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Bendigo (Kangan Institute), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Benalla (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Cobram (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Echuca (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Moonee Ponds (Kangan Institute), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Mildura (Suni TAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Shepparton (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Seymour (GOTAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Wodonga (Wodonga TAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Third party teaching

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4

Wangaratta (Wodonga TAFE), 2021, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLyn Faulks

Class requirements

Lecture/PracticalWeek: 27 - 52
Thirty 2.00 h lecture/practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2x case analyses (equivalent of 1000 words each)Students obtain health and clinical information from selected cases to analyse, evaluate and propose care plan

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO3

Care simulation exercise (equivalent of 2500 words)Students perform interventions related to the care of a person with complex needs in a simulated or supervised environment

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO4