This course provides students with an opportunity to advance knowledge and skills in infection prevention and control in contemporary healthcare practice. Students will be encouraged to explore aspects of clinical governance, prevention of infection and outbreak/exposure management, with particular relevance to the student’s specialist clinical practice.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Nursing and Midwifery|
Trimester 3 - 2016
Trimester 3 - 2017 (WebLearn GradSchool)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
This course consists of the following three modules:
|Assumed Knowledge||Foundations of health and health breakdown theory, legal and ethical issues related to health. It is also assumed that the student will have fundamentals of research, human bioscience, psychology, sociology related to health care practice. Academic reading and writing skills, ability to access and evaluate information from a variety of sources, skills in critical analysis, critical judgement, synthesis and evaluation. Ability to conceptualise practice. Knowledge of relevant infection control standards.|
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
per Week for
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for NURS6650|