ADVANCED CLINICAL EVIDENCE FOR NURSING PRATICE

NSM5ACE

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Advanced Clinical Evidence for Nursing Practice will develop student skills in applying evidence that informs clinical practice and optimises patient care. Through coursework you will critique evidence and update a published systematic review pertinent to your area of practice. Your learning and development will be assessed through analysis of the literature related to topics pertinent to your area of practice.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMaria Murphy

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

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

Readings

Using evidence to guide nursing practice

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorCourtney, M., & McCutcheon, H

Year2010

Edition/Volume2ND EDN

PublisherELSEVIER: SYDNEY

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/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. Source, critique and incorporate evidence into your practice.
02. Develop answerable questions on which evidence is lacking in relation to your own scope of practice.
03. Justify validated tools used in evaluating the evidence.
04. Critique how evidence is translated into practice and the impact on health outcomes in your specialty
05. Summarise the evidence that informs treatment options and patient preferences in clinical decision making
06. Demonstrate the ability to produce a grant application to fund an evidence based implementation project

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Start date between: and    Key dates

On-Line, 2020, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaria Murphy

Class requirements

Directed Reading Week: 10 - 22
One 150.00 h directed reading per study period from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Fully online equivalent to 150 directed and self-directed learning hours. Delivered over 12 weeks."

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
2,000-word assessment task updating a systematic review (Task 1)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
3,000-word report analysing evidence to inform treatment options and health outcomes (Task 2)N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
1000 word proposal for funding an evidence based implementation project (Task 3)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6