Course Title: Apply reflective practice, critical thinking and analysis in health

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5246 Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 nursing)

Course Title: Apply reflective practice, critical thinking and analysis in health

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Carylin Lenehan

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4837

Course Contact Email: carylin.lenehan@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required of the Enrolled/Division 2 Nurse to demonstrate nursing practice in a contemporary health environment using critical thinking and analysis and reflective practice

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTEN508A Apply reflective practice, critical thinking and analysis in health

Elements:

1. Apply the foundations of contemporary nursing practice
2. Participate in professional review and development
3. Work within a contemporary health care environment
4. Use critical thinking and analysis effectively
5. Promote reflective practice of self and others
 


Learning Outcomes

At the end of this unit students should be able to:
• Work with an understanding of contemporary nursing practice
• Critically analysis and reflect on their own practice and the practice of others within the healthcare industry
• Understand and participate in the process of professional review and development
 


Overview of Assessment

Delivery: Nominal Hours 20
• Classroom 9 hours
• Self-directed learning – 11 hours