NURSING PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC ILLNESS

NSG3NCI

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, you will be given an opportunity to generate ways of thinking that enable sustainable access and delivery of health services to people living with chronic illness. Through the readings, online learning activities, workshops and assessments, you will be consolidating the fundamental knowledge you have gained from previous semesters to be able to select appropriate public health strategies and models of chronic illness management, promote active engagement with health services among people living with chronic illness and recommend ways to improve the sustainability of health services for people living with chronic illness. As such, it is essential to have knowledge on the disease process of chronic illnesses, familiarity with public health approaches and understanding of interdisciplinary practice environments in the acute, sub-acute, residential and community settings to succeed in this subject.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLauren Zarb

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 Must have passed all of the following subjects: (NSG2ANB) AND must be admitted in one of the following courses: HZNPS, HBN, HBNM, HBNUP, HBNPRW, RBN, HZNMD, HZNMDB, HBNGE, HBNGEB, HBNGEM, HBNGES, HBNGEW, HBNEN, HBNENB, HBNENM, HBNENS, HBNENW, HBNENK, HBNENF and completed 120 credit points of year one subjects OR students must be admitted in the following course: HBNSK or HBNMU an no other rule applies.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsThis subject has been designed to be studied in conjunction with NSG3NCR (BN)

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Chronic Illness and Disability: Principles for Nursing Practice

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorChang, E. and Johnson, A.

Year2017

Edition/Volume3rd Edition

PublisherElsevier

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Chronic Care Nursing: A Framework For Practice

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorDeravin-Malone, L. and Anderson, J.

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherCambridge

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

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. Design appropriate chronic disease management plans or interdisciplinary team care arrangements based on the lived experiences of persons with chronic illness.
02. Evaluate chronic illness management methods to determine strategies that promote active engagement of persons, families and carers with health services.
03. Generate evidence-based recommendations for how to improve the sustainability of chronic illness management approaches in terms of their impact on natural, economic, social, political and cultural systems.

Subject options

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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-ordinatorAnne-Marie Mahoney

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
As per clinical planner for cohorts

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKimberley Hitchens

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLauren Zarb

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Mildura, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTara Williams

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAmy Dann

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 08-26, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 8 - 26
Ten 1.00 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 8 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
2ND COHORT

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 8 - 26
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 8 to week 26 and delivered via online.
2ND COHORT

WorkShopWeek: 8 - 26
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 8 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
2ND COHORT

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 40
Ten 1.00 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via face-to-face.
3RD COHORT

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 40
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via online.
3RD COHORT

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 40
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 40 and delivered via face-to-face.
3RD COHORT

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennyanne McCann

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennyanne McCann

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 50.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
Ten 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Mauritius (Polytechnics), 2021, Week 41-50, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNichole Orwin

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 41 - 50
Ten 1.00 hour lecture per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
4TH COHORT

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 41 - 50
Twenty four 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 50 and delivered via online.
4TH COHORT

WorkShopWeek: 41 - 50
Ten 1.00 hour workshop per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
4TH COHORT

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online quiz (equivalent to 1,000 words)
Formative

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo25 SILO1, SILO2

1,500-word writing assignment
Summative

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Print media submission (equivalent to 2,000-words)
Formative

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3