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HNN745 - Speciality Perioperative Practice 2

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Offering information:

Not offered 2015

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Cloud (online)^

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

Ann Parkman

Prerequisite:HNN755, HNN740
Corequisite:HNN742, HNN743
Incompatible with:


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 7 hours per week of independent study.


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.


The unit includes: surgical anatomy, perioperative nursing considerations and management of complications for patients undergoing specialty surgery including cardiac; care of the perioperative trauma patient; critical incident and risk management.


Assessment task 1: Assignment (2000 words) 40%

Assessment task 2: Assignment (3000 words) 60%

Unit Fee Information

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