HNN026 - Legal Ethical and Contemporary Issues in Australian Nursing Practice

Year: 2020 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Corporate Teaching Period 2: Burwood (Melbourne)

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

Students must be enrolled in H011 Return to Practice and Initial Registration (Overseas Nurses)

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Intensive unit made up of 32 hours of classes, could concepts and simulation

Content

This unit will introduce the students to expectations of the profession including scope of practice for registered nurses, current issues, professional development and preparation for employment in Australia. The unit will also introduce cultural safety in particular issues relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and refugees within the Australian social, cultural, political and economic context in which health services operate as well as legal, ethical, political, social and cultural principles as they relate to nursing in Australia.

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