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Unit of Study NRS81002 - Professional Practices (2020)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

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.

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

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 interpret nursing practice in the contemporary Australian context
2 critically analyse the statutory and professional governance requirements that regulate nursing practice in Australia
3 critique literature on issues relevant to nursing and health care in Australia.

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

  1. interpret nursing practice in the contemporary Australian context
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  2. critically analyse the statutory and professional governance requirements that regulate nursing practice in Australia
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  3. critique literature on issues relevant to nursing and health care in Australia.
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4: