Healthcare Infection Risk Management

    Course details

    • Code: HLTH.7512
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Health Studies, Nursing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Students will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to participate in healthcare infection risk management processes.

Learning outcomes

  1. Identify and examine contemporary theories, processes and resources that guide investigations such as root cause analyses.
  2. Critique tools for auditing and monitoring compliance with infection prevention and control procedures, guidelines, standards and related legislation.
  3. Explore the role of risk management in infection prevention and control.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017