Return to previous page

Unit details

HNN114 - Health Assessment

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong)

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne) - only available for commencing students with credit for prior learning for the pre-requisite units

Offerings:

Trimester 2

Trimester 3 Burwood (Melbourne): only available for commencing students with credit for prior learning for the pre-requisite units

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in course D355, D381, D387, H326, H329 or be an Enrolled Nurse undertaking a single unit enrolment

Unit chair:

Trimester 2: Martin Owen

Trimester 3: Jane Walker

Campus contact:

Burwood (Melbourne): Josh Allen, Warrnambool: Sue Ireland

Prerequisite:

HBS109, HNN112

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class or equivalent cloud (online) presentation/s, 1 x 2 hour simulation session per week

Note:

*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery

Content

Health assessment is a foundational skill for nurses in all contexts of care and forms part of the Supportive Studies Cluster. In this unit students have the opportunity to develop the knowledge, techniques and skills required by the nurse to perform comprehensive and focused health assessment of individuals. Assessment informs identification of patient problems in relation to risk, symptoms and patient function. Appropriate use of assessment data will assist students to further develop clinical decision making skills foundational to the provision of quality patient care.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Online tests 3 x 15 minute tests (equivalent 800 words) 20%

Assessment task 2: Assignment (1500 words) 40%

Assessment task 3: Skills assessment (15 minutes, equivalent 1500 words) 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$769$615$2897$3062

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

Return to previous page


Back to top