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Area/Catalogue
NURS 5150

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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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
153602

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Course aim

Students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to develop leadership and/or management roles in nursing and health services.

Course content

Theories of leadership and management and their application to nursing and health services; emotional intelligence; building resilience; creating influence; change management (leading and building multi-disciplinary teams); organisational development, nursing and multi-disciplinary staff development, mentoring staff; performance management; managing staff; resource management.

Textbook(s)

A. McKee, T. Kemp, G. Spence 2013, Management- A focus on leaders , Pearson Australia

J. Dwyer and N. Hopwood 2013, Management, 2nd, McGraw-Hill education (Australia) Pty Ltd, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External 13 weeks x -
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Workshop 6 x 2 hours x fortnightly
Directed Study 13 weeks x -

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
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Online activities 1000 words 20% -
Discussion paper 2500 words 30% -
Case Study Analysis 3500 words 50% -
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Online activities 1000 words 20% -
Discussion paper 2500 words 30% -
Case Study Analysis 3500 words 50% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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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
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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

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Degrees this course is offered in

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