HNN216 - International Nursing and Midwifery Study Tour


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Intensive 6: Study tour
Intensive 12: Study tour
Trimester 3: Study tour

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in D355, D381, D387, H326, H329
Previously: International Nursing Study Tour

Must have passed a minimum of 8 credit points at level 1 which must include: HNN114 and either HNN122 or HNN124.

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

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

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

2 x 2 hour briefing sessions
International practical experience (study tour) of approximately 2 weeks


This elective unit will provide students with an opportunity to learn about international contexts of nursing and midwifery. The unit will be conducted in the form of a study tour to a pre-determined country and is designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of cross-cultural health care, and health systems. 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 in, where possible clinical activities during the study tour.

Hurdle requirement

Students need to achieve a pass in each of the assessment tasks to successfully pass the Unit. Once this is achieved the student will be awarded an ungraded PASS for the unit.

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