Course level



Health & Behavioural Sciences


Nursing, Midwifery & Social Wk




One Semester

Class contact



NURS3104 or MIDW3104


BN, BMid and BN/BMid

Assessment methods

Presentation, case study

Course coordinator

Dr Marion Tower

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course prepares undergraduate students for the transition to professional nursing practice professional practice requires graduates to draw on the knowledge and skills they have acquired over the duration of their undergraduate program and apply these skills for lifelong learning. The course examines concepts around speaking up for safety and quality in health care. This includes learning skills around leadership and resilience that will support students in their future practice and will extend their reflective practice to consider personal contributions to their profession. The course also explores the use of health informatics in practice environments and expectations regarding competency as a newly registered practitioner in a range of contexts.