TRANSITION TO NURSING

NSG2BNT

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is a transition pathway to the Bachelor of Nursing course (second year) which will enable you to complete an accelerated degree. This subject is delivered in a number of modules. Through lectures, online activities, workshops and clinical laboratories, you will develop foundational nursing knowledge and the academic and practical skills required for person-centred care, an understanding of the clinical reasoning process, enquiry-based learning, working in teams and evidence-based practice, and be able to apply human anatomy and physiology to professional nursing practice.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJacqueline Johnston

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

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: HBNGE, HBNGEB, HBNGEM, HBNGES, HBNGEW - Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry) . HBN on approval from the course coordinator or course advisor

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsNSG2TRN

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

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Use a health assessment framework and techniques to assess individuals essential care needs.
02. Apply the clinical reasoning cycle to plan nursing care across the lifespan and in different contexts
03. Demonstrate competence in basic nursing care skills.
04. Demonstrate academic study and writing skills for transition to university studies including identifying authoritative sources to inform evidence-based scholarly practice in nursing.
05. Demonstrate understanding of human anatomy and physiology applied to nursing
06. Outline principles of law and ethics for professional nursing practice

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Week 05-25, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRonald Picard

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Clinical skills"

Lecture Week: 7 - 8
One 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 15 - 19
One 80.00 h placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.
"80 hours of clinical placement"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 7 - 25
Four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 25 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5
Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO4
Clinical Placement (equiv to 1500 word) Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6
Clinical Compliance Documentation Hurdle AssessmentN/AN/AN/AYesnull

Bendigo, 2020, Week 05-25, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Dillon

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Clinical skills"

Lecture Week: 7 - 8
One 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 15 - 19
One 80.00 h placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 15 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.
"80 hours of clinical placement"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 7 - 25
Four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 25 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5
Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO4
Clinical Placement (equiv to 1500 word) Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6
Clinical Compliance Documentation Hurdle AssessmentN/AN/AN/AYesnull

Mildura, 2020, Week 05-25, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSandra Connor

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Clinical skills"

Lecture Week: 7 - 8
One 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 15 - 19
One 80.00 h placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 15 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.
"80 hours of clinical placement"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 7 - 25
Four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 25 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"5 sessions in total"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5
Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO4
Clinical Placement (equiv to 1500 word) Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6
Clinical Compliance Documentation Hurdle AssessmentN/AN/AN/AYesnull

Shepparton, 2020, Week 05-25, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJenny Bassett

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Clinical skills"

Lecture Week: 7 - 8
One 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 15 - 19
One 80.00 h placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 15 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.
"80 hours of clinical placement"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 7 - 25
Four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 25 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 7 - 8
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
"5 sessions in total"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5
Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO4
Clinical Placement (equiv to 1500 word) Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6
Clinical Compliance Documentation Hurdle AssessmentN/AN/AN/AYesnull

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Week 09-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJacqueline Johnston

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 14
Five 2.00 h laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Clinical skills"

Lecture Week: 10 - 14
One 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 20 - 23
One 80.00 h placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 20 to week 23 and delivered via face-to-face.
"80 hours of clinical placement"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 9 - 26
Four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 9 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 14
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via face-to-face.
"5 sessions in total"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5
Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO4
Clinical Placement (equiv to 1500 word) Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6
Clinical Compliance Documentation Hurdle AssessmentN/AN/AN/AYesnull