- Code: NURS.6119
- Fee: $856*
- Level: 6
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Nursing
|Time in class||50 (approximate total hours)|
|Location||Rotorua (Mokoia), Tauranga (Windermere)|
|Related programmes||Bachelor of Nursing;|
The aim of this course is for students to investigate organisms and the human pathophysiological response to harmful organisms. Students will explore concepts and practices that underpin effective infection control in health care settings within Aotearoa New Zealand.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Analyse principle components of the chain of infection.
- Investigate pathophysiological responses to infection and explore implications for nursing practice.
- Utilize evidence based practice and research to evaluate effective infection control practices, within a range of health settings in Aotearoa New Zealand.
- Examine and discuss epidemiology as it relates to health care in Aotearoa New Zealand.
*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