ENGAGEMENT IN PROFESSIONAL NURSING

NSG3EPN

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will extend your knowledge of the components that provide frameworks for accountable and responsible nursing practice. Through lectures, online activities and workshops students will explore competency standards, decision making frameworks, direction and delegation guidelines and the Australian safety and quality framework in relation to professional conduct. In addition, students will be introduced to the role of contemporary theories of leadership and management, the concept of professional boundaries, health policy, organisational structures and culture. Your capacity to engage in your professional role across all practice settings will be enhanced by completion of this subject. To achieve the learning outcomes of this subject you will be expected to complete a range of written and verbal assessments within a 12-week period.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorHosu Ryu

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: HBNPRW, RBN, HBN, HBNM, HBNUP, HBNGEW, HBNGEB, HBNGE, HBNGEM, HBNGES, HBNENW, HBNENB, HBNEN, HBNENM, HBNENS, HBNENK, HBNENF, HBNSK, HBNMU

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsThis subject is designed to be taken in the final semester of the BN (alongside NSG3NCR). Students must seek approval for an altered course plan from the Course coordinator to take this subject out of sequence.

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. Explain the impact of corporate and clinical governance models in Australia and international health services in relation to person-centred care.
02. Appraise contemporary health policy issues and current legislation as they relate to safety and quality in nursing.
03. Critique how organisational structure, organisational culture and contextual variables influence the nursing environment and the coordinated approach to person centred care.
04. Critique contemporary nursing leadership theories, core competencies and personal capabilities and their importance to individuals, teams and the nursing profession.
05. Develop and apply communication skills that directly relate to health information systems.
06. Apply awareness of the transition from student to registered health care practitioner through critical self-reflection.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 30-40, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 40
Ten 1.00 h lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 40
Twenty four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 40
Ten 1.00 h workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRonald Picard

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
Online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
10 hours of lecture equivalent online

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.
As per clinical planner for cohorts

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Bendigo, 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJenny Bassett

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
10 hours of lectures equivalent online

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Berwick (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJoanne Joyce-McCoach

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
Online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
10 hours of lecture equivalence online

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHosu Ryu

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
Online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
10 hours of lecture equivalent

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Frankston (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJoanne Joyce-McCoach

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
Online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
10 hours of lecture equivalence online

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Mildura, 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSandra Connor

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 30 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.
online lectures equivalence of 10 hours

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Shepparton, 2021, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAmy Dann

Class requirements

Evidence Based LearningWeek: 31 - 44
One 16.00 h evidence based learning other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 31 to week 44 and delivered via online.
online activities

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 44
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class other recurrence on any day including weekend from week 31 to week 44 and delivered via online.
online lecture equivalence to 10 hours

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 44
Five 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Singapore (Nurses Learning Hub), 2021, Week 36-49, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRonald Picard

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 36 - 49
Three 7.00 h block mode per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 49 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 48-08, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 48 - 0
Ten 1.00 h lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 48 - 0
Twenty four 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 48 - 0
Ten 1.00 h workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online examination (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6