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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

AQF level

7

Level of learning

Advanced

Pre-requisites

(PIE10001 Professional Understanding OR NRS10451 Clinical Nursing I) AND (PIE10002 Skills Development OR NRS10463 Clinical Nursing II) AND PIE10003 Primary Care AND PIE10004 Chronic Health Nursing AND PIE10005 Mental Health Nursing AND NRS30001 - Utilising Research to Promote Quality in Health Care

Unit aim

Provides students with the opportunity to showcase their ePortfolio and the fund of knowledge and clinical experience acquired during the course through completion of an evidence-based practice improvement project. This is the Capstone unit in the course.

Unit content

Developing a practice improvement activity or practice exemplar Preparing your presentation Preparing your 'e'Portfolio for presentation Preparing for professional practice Career planning Addressing Selection Criteria The interview process Survival skills for beginning practitioners Making the transition from student to Registered nurse

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to: GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 Integrate and analyse a wide range of experiences and competencies acquired during the degree program into their ePortfolio
2 Demonstrate the acquisition of integrated knowledge and clinical experience at an advanced level student level
3 Synthesise strategies that explain and justify their readiness for beginning practice as a Registered nurse
4 Demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning
5 Demonstrate attainment of ANMC graduate attributes at the level of beginning registered nurse practice

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Integrate and analyse a wide range of experiences and competencies acquired during the degree program into their ePortfolio
    • GA1:
    • GA5:
  2. Demonstrate the acquisition of integrated knowledge and clinical experience at an advanced level student level
    • GA5:
  3. Synthesise strategies that explain and justify their readiness for beginning practice as a Registered nurse
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  4. Demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  5. Demonstrate attainment of ANMC graduate attributes at the level of beginning registered nurse practice
    • GA1:
    • GA4:

Prescribed texts

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.