Nurse Practitioner

Unit of study table

Errata
Item Change Section Date
1 NURS5079 Capstone (Professional Practice). The prerequisites should be NURS5087 and 48 credit points. There are no corequisites. Unit of Study descriptions 11/12/2014
Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

Students in the Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) are required to complete 72 credit points. This includes 54 credit points of core units of study, a 6 credit point elective, and a 12 credit point capstone, as follows:
Year 1, Semester 1
NURS5012
Assessment and Clinical Judgement

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
NURS5076
Pathophysiological Phenomena in Nursing

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
and one of the following electives:
NURS5061
Expanding Clinical Nursing Practice

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
NURS5072
Expanding Cancer and Haematology Practice

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
NURS5074
Expanding Practice in the ICU and ED

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
NURS5075
Expanding Practice in Mental Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
Year 1, Semester 2
NURS5071
Contemporary Health Leadership

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
NURS5088
Pharmacology for Advanced Practice
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 2

Semester 2
Semester 2
NURS5089
Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
Year 2, Semester 1
NURS5069
Research in Nursing and Health Care

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
NURS5087
Developing Nurse Practitioner Capability - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    P 36 credit points of units

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
which includes 150 hours of advanced clinical practice
Year 2, Semester 2
NURS5077
Quality Use of Medicines in Practice

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P NURS5088

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
NURS5079
Capstone (Professional Practice)

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    P 48 credit points of units, including NURS5087

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
which includes 150 hours of advanced clinical practice