7 x 3-hour tutorials per semester
1 x 320-hour clinical placement per semester
1 x 2-hour clinical orientation per semester
7 x 13-hour independent studies per semester
7 x 2-hour on-line lectures per semester
1 Admission into BNGU-Bachelor of Nursing (Preregistration)
1a Admission into BNGUC-Bachelor of Nursing (Preregistration)
1b Admission into BNGG-Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry)
2 3 of NURS3001, NURS3002, NURS3006
Must Satisfy: ((1 or 1a or 1b) and 2)
Enrolment not permitted
NURS3013 has been successfully completed
Assumed knowledge
All first year nursing topics
Assignments; Oral; Placement (Clinical).
Topic description
This topic enables students to consolidate, synthesise and apply skills, knowledge and professional behaviour, in readiness for the role of the beginning registered nurse.
Educational aims
The aims of this topic are to:

    Enable students to identify and implement strategies to monitor and achieve the skills, knowledge and attitudes directly related to the NMBA Registered Nurse standards for practice and the University's graduate qualities

  • Prepare students to transfer skills from a student of nursing to a professional (Registered Nurse) role

  • Prepare students to actively participate as an interprofessional healthcare team member.
Expected learning outcomes
On successful completion of this topic, students will be expected to be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the skills, knowledge and attitudes required in the NMBA Registered Nurse Standards

  2. Demonstrate they have the required knowledge and skills to be evidence-based practitioners.