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NST5158 Independent Study
Credit Points: 20

This unit is designed to facilitate independent study, usually in the area of the studentís project or research topic. The direction and dimensions of the study will be tailored to individual student needs at the discretion of the unit coordinator.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
SPAAJYAdvanced Nursing Area of Specialisation
K68Bachelor of Science (Nursing) Honours
K68Bachelor of Science (Nursing) Honours - Bunbury
SPAAJMChronic Disease Management Area of Specialisation
SPAAMDCritical Care - Post Anaesthetic Area of Specialisation
SPAAOECritical Care Nursing - Cardiac Area of Specialisation
SPAAJPCritical Care Nursing - Coronary Care / Cardiothoracic Area of Specialisation
SPAAJRCritical Care Nursing - High Dependency Area of Specialisation
SPAAJOCritical Care Nursing - Intensive Care Area of Specialisation
SPAAJQCritical Care Nursing - Paediatric Intensive Care Area of Specialisation
SPAAJSEmergency Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAEOGerontological Nursing Area of Specialisation
W10Graduate Diploma in Dementia Studies
L68Master of Healthcare Studies
U50Master of Midwifery
I33Master of Nurse Education
695Master of Nursing
695Master of Nursing - Bunbury
I48Master of Nursing
I57Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
J35Master of Paramedical Science by Research
J11Master of Science (Midwifery)
I26Master of Women's Health Care
SPAAJXNephrology Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAJTNeuroscience Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAJUOncology Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAJVOrthopaedic Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAETPalliative Care Nursing Area of Specialisation
SPAAJWPerioperative Nursing Area of Specialisation
Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)
For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes, Graduate Attributes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website:

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013