CLINICAL INTERNSHIP FOR NURSE PRACTITIONER B

NSM5CIB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

Clinical Internship B will consolidate theoretical and clinical learning to enable students to apply advanced specialty knowledge and nursing skills to clinical practice. Through online coursework, clinical supervision and patient care students will develop expert judgement, clinical responsibility and leadership skills to influence health care both in the patient setting and in the broader health care context. Learning and development will be assessed through supervised clinical practice, development of an endorsement portfolio, case study presentation, reflection on problem-based scenarios and preparation of a manuscript for publication.

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorCatherine Fox

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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 conditionsStudents must have access to clinical placement within their specialty area of practice for a minimum of 250 hours during the academic semester.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Clinical Examination: A Systematic Guide to Physical Diagnosis

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorTalley, N, & O'Connor, S

Year2018

Edition/Volume8TH EDN

PublisherCHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE ELSEVIER

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Source locationN/A

Jarvis's physical examination and health assessment: ANZ adaptation

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorForbes, H, & Watt, E

Year2012

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherCHATSWOOD, N.S.W. ELSEVIER AUSTRALIA

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Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

Work-based learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourcedSelf Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectPartial subject

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Incorporate advanced practice nursing knowledge, assessment and diagnostic skills and evaluates treatment outcomes to improve patient care.
02. Actively engage in, and promotes collaboration with other health care professionals and the people at the centre of care to optimise health outcomes for patients.
03. Critically analyse evidence and apply best practice to provide individualized advanced nursing care.
04. Interpret and apply professional guidelines, legislative and common law as they apply to nurse practitioner practice.
05. Actively influence patient outcomes in the broader health context through nursing leadership and professional activities.
06. Demonstrate evidence of professional responsibility for continuing professional development and scope of practice.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCatherine Fox

Class requirements

Problem Based LearningWeek: 0 - 0
One 300.00 h problem based learning per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via online.
Fully-online equivalent to 300 hours directed & self directed delivered over 12 weeks.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Submission of clinical learning plan within 2 weeks of commencement of clinical placement. Compulsory, ungraded assessment requirement for progression in clinical practice area.N/AN/AN/ANonull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
Nurse practitioner endorsement application portfolio (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO4, SILO6
3 x Problem based, reflective learning activities on discussion board (total 1500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6
Manuscript for publication (student selected topic, 1500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO5
Comprehensive case study presentation to expert panel (30 mins, 2500 word equivalent) and submissionN/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
Assessment of clinical placement practice (1500 word equivalent) In line with NMBA Nurse Practitioner Standards for Practice.N/AN/AN/ANonull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCatherine Fox

Class requirements

Problem Based LearningWeek: 0 - 0
One 300.00 h problem based learning per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via online.
Fully-online equivalent to 300 hours directed & self directed delivered over 12 weeks.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Submission of clinical learning plan within 2 weeks of commencement of clinical placement. Compulsory, ungraded assessment requirement for progression in clinical practice area.N/AN/AN/ANonull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
Nurse practitioner endorsement application portfolio (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO4, SILO6
3 x Problem based, reflective learning activities on discussion board (total 1500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO4, SILO5, SILO6
Manuscript for publication (student selected topic, 1500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO3, SILO5
Comprehensive case study presentation to expert panel (30 mins, 2500 word equivalent) and submissionN/AN/AN/ANo45 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
Assessment of clinical placement practice (1500 word equivalent) In line with NMBA Nurse Practitioner Standards for Practice.N/AN/AN/ANonull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4