Transition to Practice

    Course details

    • Code: NURS.7052
    • Fee: $2,566*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 45
    • EFTS: 0.375
    • Subject: Nursing
Study optionsFull-time
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Tauranga (Windermere)

Course Aim

Students will be prepared for beginning practice as a registered nurse. This course will focus on competencies integrated problem framing and solving, reflective practice, and consolidation of nursing knowledge with a holistic approach to nursing practice.Each student will undertake a period of nursing practice in an elected practicum setting. At the completion of this practicum the student will be assessed as either competent or not competent, using the four generic domains of practice identified by the Nursing Council of New Zealand and in the area of professionalbehaviour.Students will review the qualification content of the previous three years, in preparation for successful achievement of the Nursing Council of New Zealand Examination for Registration as a Nurse, and beginning registered nurse practice.


*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