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 online activities 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 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: HZNPS, HBNPRW, RBN, HBN, HBNM, HBNUP, HBNGEW, HBNGEB, HBNGE, HBNGEM, HBNGES, HBNENW, HBNENB, HBNEN, HBNENM, HBNENS, HBNENK, HBNENF, and completed 120 credit points of year one subjects. Must be admitted in the following course: HBNSK or HBNMU with no other rule.

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.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRonald Picard

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJenny Bassett

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Berwick (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephanie Loader

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHosu Ryu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Frankston (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephanie Loader

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Mildura, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBev Blanch

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAmy Dann

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
Five 5.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
Online learning activities

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 23-31, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 23 - 31
Ten 1.00 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.
2nd Cohort

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 23 - 31
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 31 and delivered via online.
2nd Cohort

WorkShopWeek: 23 - 31
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.
2nd Cohort

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 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 hours 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/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 42-52, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 42 - 52
Ten 1.00 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 42 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
3rd Cohort

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 42 - 52
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 42 to week 52 and delivered via online.
3rd Cohort

WorkShopWeek: 42 - 52
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 42 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
3rd Cohort

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 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 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
4th Cohort

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 48 - 0
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via online.
4th Cohort

WorkShopWeek: 48 - 0
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
4th Cohort

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual written assessment (2000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6

Individual written assessment (1000 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 x 12 multichoice questions (15 min each)  (1500 word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5, SILO6