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Subjects

Course Structure

Core Subjects

Level 1

BM1011:03 Physiological Systems and Processes 1

BM1022:03 Physiological Systems and Processes 2

HS1005:03 Lifespan Development for Health

HS1111:03 Communication for Nursing and Midwifery

NS1012:03 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice

NS1211:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 1

NS1220:03 Primary Health Care

NS1222:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 2

Level 2

HS2101:03 Indigenous Health Studies for Nursing and Midwifery

NS2015:03 Law and Ethics for Nursing and Midwifery

NS2022:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 3

NS2112:03 Grief and Crisis Management

NS2214:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 4

PP2131:03 Human Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 1

PP2231:03 Human Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 2

Level 3

NS3118:03 Evidence-Based Practice

NS3119:03 Nutrition for Nursing Practice

NS3340:03 Nursing for Chronic Illness and Palliative Care

NS3350:03 Health and Illness in the Older Adult

Options

Select a major from the list below, or select No specified major

No Specified Major

Core

NS3226:06 Capstone - Clinical Nursing Practice 6

NS3360:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 5

Options

Select 3 credit points of subjects of specified level 2 NS subjects:

NS2215:03 Specialist Nursing in Northern Australia

NS2216:03 Rural and Remote Nursing

NS2217:03 Clinical Leadership and Management

PLUS

Select 3 credit points of subjects of specified level 3 NS subjects:

NS3310:03 Applying Evidence to Practice

NS3320:03 Community Approaches to Care

NS3370:03 Issues in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (Mental Health)

Majors

Type of major

Mandatory

Single

Credit points in major

15 credit points

Special requirements

Nil

MAJOR

AVAILABLE AT

NOTES

Evidence Based Practice

Cairns

Mackay

Mount Isa

Thursday Island

Townsville

External

Mental Health Nursing

Cairns

Mackay

Mount Isa

Thursday Island

Townsville

External

Rural and Remote Health

Cairns

Mackay

Mount Isa

Thursday Island

Townsville

External


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