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HNN216 - International Nursing Study Tour

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1, Trimester 2, Trimester 3: Study tour

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in course D355, D381, D387, H326

Unit chair:

Trimester 1: Alison Hutchinson
Trimester 2: Renee Fiolet
Trimester 3: Julie Considine


Must have passed a minimum of 8 credit points at level 1 which must include: HBS109, HNN112, HNN114, HNN120, HNN122



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

2 x 2 hour briefing sessions, study tour of approximately 2 weeks


This elective unit which forms part of the Parallel Nursing Studies cluster within the curriculum, will provide second or third year students with the opportunity to learn about the context of nursing from an international perspective. The unit will be conducted in the form of a study tour of a pre-determined country and is designed to provide nursing students with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of cross-cultural health and nursing care. The study tour will consist of a range of activities designed to link students with policy makers, health care workers, health consumers and health agencies in the host country. Students will also participate where possible, in fieldwork and or clinical practicum activities during the study tour.


Assessment task 1: Reflective journal (4000 words) 100% Pass /Fail (ungraded pass)

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* 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.

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