Tiaki Hāere Tonu Nursing Practice: Continuing Care

    Course details

    • Code: NURS.5219
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Nursing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Work experience86 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)July
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Tauranga (Windermere)
Pre-requisiteNURS.5116, NURS.5117
Related programmes Bachelor of Nursing;

Course Aim

Develop rudimentary knowledge and skills in nursing process, critical thinking, problem solving, and reflection for nursing practice. Explore the health experience of the client receiving continuing care and apply knowledge and skills within a clinical setting.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Appraise a range of assessment frameworks for nursing practice, inclusive of Te Wheke.
  2. Utilize at a beginning level critical thinking and problem solving skills and knowledge, to construct client centred care plans for individuals and/or whānau/families.
  3. Reflect on the application of the concepts derived from the articles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and principles of the Treaty of Waitangi to care for and with Māori in a health care environment.
  4. Investigate the health care needs of the client/patient in continued care settings in Aotearoa New Zealand.
  5. Apply reasoned fundamental nursing care within a continuing healthcare setting, at the required level as determined by NCNZ competencies and use an E-portfolio to evidence 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