This subject will examine a broad range of contemporary issues and trends that impact on nurses and nursing within the Australian health care context, such as risk management, patient safety, clinical governance, scope of practice, with an emphasis on the importance of professional communication, leadership and management. The focus of this subject is to prepare the graduating nurse with the necessary skills to transition from a nursing student into a registered nurse who is industry ready. This includes preparing the student for professional registration and professional interviews. It will ensure the student is equipped with the appropriate tools such as an e-portfolio, and interview skills to successfully transition.
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health
Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing course and Bachelor of Nursing - Graduate Diploma of Clinical Practice (Paramedic).
( NRS123 and NRS223 ) or ( NRS293 and BMS292 )
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.