TRANSITION TO NURSING

NSG2BNT

2021

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-focusedYes

Work-based learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourced
Uni Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectPartial subject

Total hours/days required80 hours

Location of WBL activity (region)Domestic - regional
Domestic - metro

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, 2021, Week 06-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRonald Picard

Class requirements

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

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 16 - 19
One 80.00 hours placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 16 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.
80 hours of clinical placement

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 7 - 7
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 7 and delivered via online.
Orientation lecture

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 7 - 8
Three 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 8 and delivered via online.
Online workshops

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 26
Four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 6 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 7 - 8
Two 2.00 hours 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/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo65 SILO4

Clinical Placement(equiv to 1500 word)Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Clinical Compliance DocumentationHurdle Assessment

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Completion of A & P Bridging Course. Hurdle Assessment. Students will upload evidence of completion of A & P Bridging Course / or waiver from Course Coordinator.

 

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Bendigo, 2021, Week 06-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Dillon

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 8 - 10
Five 2.00 hours laboratory class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.
Clinical skills

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 16 - 20
One 80.00 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 16 to week 20 and delivered via face-to-face.
80 hours of clinical placement

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 8 - 10
Three 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 10 and delivered via online.
Online workshop

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 8 - 8
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
Orientation lecture

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 26
Four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 6 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 8 - 10
Two 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo65 SILO4

Clinical Placement(equiv to 1500 word)Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Clinical Compliance DocumentationHurdle Assessment

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Completion of A & P Bridging Course. Hurdle Assessment. Students will upload evidence of completion of A & P Bridging Course / or waiver from Course Coordinator.

 

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Week 06-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJacqueline Johnston

Class requirements

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

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 20 - 23
One 80.00 hours 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

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 10
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via online.
Orientation lecture

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 14
Three 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via online.
Online workshop

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 26
Four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 6 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 14
Two 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo65 SILO4

Clinical Placement(equiv to 1500 word)Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Clinical Compliance DocumentationHurdle Assessment

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Completion of A & P Bridging Course. Hurdle Assessment. Students will upload evidence of completion of A & P Bridging Course / or waiver from Course Coordinator.

 

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Mildura, 2021, Week 06-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSandra Connor

Class requirements

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

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 16 - 20
One 80.00 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 16 to week 20 and delivered via face-to-face.
80 hours of clinical placement

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 14
Three 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via online.
Online workshop (5 sessions in total)

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 7 - 7
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 7 to week 7 and delivered via online.
Orientation lecture

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 26
Four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 6 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 7 - 8
Two 2.00 hours 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/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo65 SILO4

Clinical Placement(equiv to 1500 word)Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Clinical Compliance DocumentationHurdle Assessment

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Completion of A & P Bridging Course. Hurdle Assessment. Students will upload evidence of completion of A & P Bridging Course / or waiver from Course Coordinator.

 

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Shepparton, 2021, Week 06-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJenny Bassett

Class requirements

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

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 10 - 13
One 80.00 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 13 and delivered via face-to-face.
80 hours of clinical placement

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 14
Three 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 14 and delivered via online.
Online workshop

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 8 - 8
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.
Orientation lecture

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 26
Four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 6 to week 26 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 8 - 8
Two 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 8 to week 8 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Clinical skills assessment (equiv to 1,000 words).

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Writing task (equiv to 2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo65 SILO4

Clinical Placement(equiv to 1500 word)Hurdle Assessment. It is essential to pass the clinical placement in order to pass the subject.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO6

Clinical Compliance DocumentationHurdle Assessment

N/AOtherIndividualYes0

Completion of A & P Bridging Course. Hurdle Assessment. Students will upload evidence of completion of A & P Bridging Course / or waiver from Course Coordinator.

 

N/AOtherIndividualYes0