TRANSITION TO BACHELOR OF NURSING

NSG2TBN

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is a transition pathway to the Bachelor of Nursing course. This subject is delivered in a number of modules using lectures, online activities, workshops and clinical laboratories. Students will further develop foundational nursing knowledge and practical skills and be able to apply human anatomy and physiology required for person-centred care. Additionally, the subject develops academic skills and investigates the clinical reasoning process, enquiry-based learning, working in teams and evidence-based practice and it role in professional nursing practice.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMonica Peddle

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 Must be admitted in the following course: HBNSK

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-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

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Use a health assessment framework and techniques to assess an individuals essential care needs.
02. Explain the clinical reasoning cycle and its use in planning nursing care across the lifespan and in different contexts
03. Demonstrate competence in basic nursing care skills.
04. Critically examine topics using evidence-based scholarly practice and academic resources to develop plans for enquiry for team and independent learning
05. Demonstrate academic study and writing skills for transition to university studies
06. Demonstrate understanding of human anatomy and physiology applied to nursing
07. Outline principles of law and ethics for professional nursing practice

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 04-12, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMonica Peddle

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 4 - 12
One 4.00 d block mode other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 4 to week 12 and delivered via face-to-face.
One day course orientation

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

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

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO6, SILO7

Learning Portfolio (Equivalent to 1,000 words).

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO4, SILO5, SILO7

Writing Task: Participation in an online forum (equivalent to 500 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO7

Writing Task - Scenario Based (Equivalent 1500 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7

Singapore (Nurses Learning Hub), 2021, Week 30-40, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMonica Peddle

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 30 - 40
One 4.00 d block mode other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via face-to-face.
One day orientation

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

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

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO6, SILO7

Learning Portfolio (Equivalent to 1,000 words).

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO4, SILO5, SILO7

Writing Task: Participation in an online forum (equivalent to 500 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO7

Writing Task - Scenario Based (Equivalent 1500 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7