Confirmation dates for Semester 5 (Spring) will be Start Date 17th Nov 2014 and End Date 6th Feb 2015 (The exam period will be held during the following week)
Key Semester Dates
Final WW Date*
Offering in H
Offering in R
Offering in V
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2014 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2014 will be available from the 1st October 2013.
This unit will provide students with the knowledge and skills required to administer medication safely and efficiently in a range of clinical settings. More specifically the student will focus on assessment of the patient,understanding the legal and ethical requirements related to medication management and drug calculations.
Quiz 10%, Case Study Essay (1200 words) 40%, Exam 50%, Medications Calculations Test (100% accuracy).
One 50 minute lecture,Two 50 minute clinical laboratory sessions per week.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web dependent - L,V,H,R Some parts of this unit will be taught online
Resource supported teaching & learning - L,V,H,R Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.