NURSING PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC ILLNESS
Credit points: 15
This subject builds on fundamental knowledge gained in previous semesters to understand, modify and contextualise the factors that impact on the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities. You will develop in-depth understanding of factors influencing population health, the development of chronic conditions and/or disabilities, and complex patterns of illness. Implications for nursing practice within an interdisciplinary practice environment and public health policy development form a pivotal component of this subject.
SchoolNursing and Midwifery
Subject Co-ordinatorLauren Zarb
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted in HBNSK and no other rule applies
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Chronic Care Nursing: A Framework For Practice
AuthorDeravin-Malone, L. and Anderson, J.
Chronic Illness and Disability: Principles for Nursing Practice
AuthorChang, E. and Johnson, A.
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
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Singapore (Nurses Learning Hub), 2021, Week 10-25, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAmanda Waters
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 25
One 30.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 25 and delivered via online.
WorkShopWeek: 10 - 25
One 3.00 days workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 25 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1,500-word individual assignment Summative
|Assignment||Individual||No||35||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
Online quiz or Online international group discussion (equivalent to 1,000 words)Formative. Online international group discussion assessment will only apply to students participating in Internationalisation@Home option (if available). All other students will be required to complete the Online quiz.
|Other||Individual||No||25||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
Clinical practicum (equivalent to 2,000-words)
|Other||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|