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Area/Catalogue
NURS 3045

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
106006

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2 & 3)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Clinical & Health Sciences

Course aim

To develop students’ knowledge and application of a primary healthcare approach to the provision of nursing and health care.

Course content

Primary health care and public health policy, concepts and principles; health promotion frameworks and strategies; National Safety and Quality Health Services Standards, Aged Care Quality Standards; health education, the registered nurse role in health education and health promotion; primary health care nursing roles; NMBA Registered Nurse Standards for Practice; codes of conduct and ethics; models of self-care; health assessment; community assessment; communication and documentation; coordinating care; cultural safety; teamwork and interdisciplinary teams; technology and health informatics; rural and remote health services.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

All stage 1 and stage 2 courses must be completed.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Online (Online content and discussion forums) - x 8 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 4 weeks
Tutorial (Online Virtual Classroom) 2 hours x 4 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Online (Online content and discussion forums) - x 8 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 4 weeks
Tutorial (Online Virtual Classroom) 2 hours x 4 weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Online (Online content and discussion forums) - x 8 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 4 weeks
Tutorial (Online Virtual Classroom) 2 hours x 4 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Online (Online content and discussion forums) - x 8 weeks
Tutorial (Online Virtual Classroom) 2 hours x 8 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
e-portfolio 1500 words equivalent 40% -
e-portfolio 3000 words equivalent 60% -
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
e-portfolio 1500 words equivalent 40% -
e-portfolio 3000 words equivalent 60% -
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
e-portfolio 1500 words equivalent 40% -
e-portfolio 3000 words equivalent 60% -
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
e-portfolio 1500 words equivalent 40% -
e-portfolio 3000 words equivalent 60% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

Course Coordinators

UniSA Clinical & Health Sciences
UniSA Clinical & Health Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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