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HNN744 - Specialty Perioperative Practice 1

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Cloud (online)^

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Ann Parkman

Prerequisite:HNN740, HNN755
Corequisite:HNN742, HNN743
Incompatible with: HNN753
Contact hours:

Theoretical component 3 hours per week - a combination of classes and cloud (online) seminars and readings. Students will be expected to undertake an additional seven hours per week of independent study.

Note:

This unit is part of the Perioperative Specialty stream of the Master of Nursing Practice for students who are also employed in a suitable clinical area in partnership with Deakin University.

 

^Students enrol as Cloud (online) students, however there are significant campus requirements.

 

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

Intraoperative Stream

The unit includes: surgical anatomy, care, management and complications associated with advanced surgical procedures such as gastrointestinal, vascular, thoracic and neurosurgery; advanced life support; evidence-based perioperative practice and critical appraisal of interventions.

 

Anaesthesia / PACU Stream

The unit includes: care, management, and complications of the patient undergoing vascular, thoracic and neurosurgical procedures; advanced life support; evidence-based anaesthesia and post-anaesthesia practice and critical appraisal of interventions.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Assignment 1: (2000 words) 40%

Assessment task 2: Assignment 2: (3000 words) 60%

Unit Fee Information

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