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Unit of Study NURS3003 - Complex Challenges in Nursing Care (2022)

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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:

demonstrate comprehensive and timely assessment skills in acute and emergency situations

interpret and respond to patient presentations in simulated emergency situations

synthesise knowledge and skills to safely administer medications in complex settings

demonstrate leadership capabilities in managing teams

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Farrell, M & Dempsey, J, 2017, Smeltzer and Bare's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, 4th edn, Wolter Kluwer, North Ryde, NSW. ISBN: 9781496349125.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.