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NSP2209 Developing Nursing Competencies
Credit Points: 15
NSP2208 Beginning Nursing Competencies
NST2106 Mental Health Problems and Disorders
NNS2205 Applied Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 1

This unit will explore the principles and practice underpinning the assessment and management of clients in the areas of adult and/or mental health and/or paediatric/or parental newborn nursing. Using a problem-solving approach, students will demonstrate developing competencies in caring for clients in selected clinical settings. The following unit must be undertaken concurrently: NNT2206 - Principles of the Individual's Adaptation to Altered Health Status 2.


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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K45Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
K45Bachelor of Science (Nursing) - Bunbury
K65Bachelor of Science (Nursing) Bachelor of Science (Midwifery)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010