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HNN715 - Leadership and Management in Nursing

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

John Rolley





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


This unit enables students to develop in-depth knowledge, skills and values inherent in the leadership and management processes that are important to their practice. Contemporary issues related to leadership and change management in a clinical environment will be explored with focus on leadership models/styles, team management, effective communication, cultural diversity, managing in an uncertain environment and facilitating effective change. This unit is designed to provide students with the opportunity to build on their existing understanding of leadership, particularly concepts that pertain to nursing, and to strengthen and extend the student's ability to critically evaluate and appraise current concepts in contemporary published literature.


Assessment task 1: Assignment (2000 words) 40%

Assessment task 3: Assignment (3000 words) 60%

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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