HNN320 - Quality and Safety in Health Care 2


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong)

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

Must be enrolled in course D355, D381, D387, H326, H329

Previously: Leadership and Clinical Governance
Campus contact:

Burwood (Melbourne): Linda Rhodes
Waterfront (Geelong): TBA
Warrnambool: TBA
CBD/NIKERI Institute: Jamie Wheelahan


 HNN215, HNN217, HNN222, HNN227



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Study commitment

Students will spend on average 150 hours over the trimester undertaking synchronous and asynchronous teaching and learning activities for this unit.

This will include 12 hours synchronous learning activities and 12 hours of guided asynchronous learning activities.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour seminar per week


*CBD refers to the National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute; Community Based Delivery


This unit is the second of two units within the Professional Studies Cluster designed to assist students in the transition from student to the role of registered nurse.

This unit will focus on the registered nurse’s role in promoting safe and quality care. Students will develop understanding of the registered nurse’s leadership responsibilities in clinical risk management, clinical governance, accountability, delegation, supervision, and quality improvement.

Unit Fee Information

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