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Unit Code
Unit Title
CNA502 Nursing Perspectives on Ageing
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA503 Rehabilitation Nursing 1
CNA504 Rehabilitation Nursing 2
CNA505 Living Rough: Health and Homelessness
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA506 Foundations of Children's Nursing 1
CNA507 Introduction to Wound Management
CNA508 Foundations of Children's Nursing 2
CNA509 Assessment and Management of Pain
CNA510 Alcohol & Other Drugs 1
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA511 Oncology Nursing 1
CNA512 Oncology Nursing 2
CNA513 Foundations of Community Nursing Practice
CNA514 Oncology Nursing 3
CNA515 Foundations of Health and Wellbeing in the Community
CNA519 Cardiovascular Nursing 2
CNA520 Cardiovascular Nursing 3
CNA521 Contemporary Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing Practice
CNA522 Cultural Aspects of Immigration Health
CNA523 Contemporary Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing Theory
CNA524 Alcohol & Other Drugs 2
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA525 Contemporary Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing Theory
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA526 Alcohol & Other Drugs 3
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA527 Contemporary Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing Practice
(Not Offered 2014)
CNA528 Orthopaedic Nursing 1
CNA529 Special Care of the Newborn Practice
CNA530 Special Care of the Newborn Theory
CNA531 Orthopaedic Nursing 2
CNA532 Anaesthetic & Recovery Nursing 1
CNA533 Advanced Health Assessment
CNA534 Anaesthetic & Recovery Nursing 2
CNA535 Neuroscience Nursing 1
CNA536 Neuroscience Nursing 2
CNA538 Neuroscience Nursing 3
CNA539 Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 1
CNA540 Cardiovascular Nursing 1
CNA541 Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 2
CNA542 Rural & Remote Nursing Practice 3
CNA543 Delivering Flexible Learning
CNA544 Simulation in Health Teaching
CNA545 Perinatal and Infant Mental Health
CNA547 Contexts of Addiction
CNA548 Assessment and Management of Addictive Disorders
CNA549 Approaches to Intervention
CNA550 Self-Directed Project in Addiction Studies
CNA551 Chronic & Complex Health Management
CNA552 Health Care in General Practice
CNA553 Systems in General Practice
CNA562 Foundations of Renal Nursing
CNA573 Contemporary Renal Replacement Therapy
CNA576 Self Management in Renal Nursing
KHA501 Counselling Skills 1
KHA502 Counselling Skills 2
KHA505 Counselling Ethics And Practice
KHA507 Adjustment To Change
KHA511 Therapy and Interventions
(Not Offered 2014)
KHA512 Forensic Rehabilitation and Practice

2014 CNA534 Anaesthetic & Recovery Nursing 2


Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: This unit uses group work and late enrolment may affect your ability to participate actively. you must be employed in an appropriate clinical setting.


Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
CNA534 Distance(H,L,W,N)

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 2 H Distance 14-JUL-2014 10-AUG-2014 01-SEP-2014 17-OCT-2014
Sem 2 L Distance 14-JUL-2014 10-AUG-2014 01-SEP-2014 17-OCT-2014
Sem 2 N Distance 14-JUL-2014 10-AUG-2014 01-SEP-2014 17-OCT-2014
Sem 2 W Distance 14-JUL-2014 10-AUG-2014 01-SEP-2014 17-OCT-2014

* 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.

About Census Dates


This unit is designed to be experiential and practice focused. It will focus on the complex health care needs of patients requiring specialised anaesthetic and recovery room nursing care. The practice skills required to address complex nursing situations in the anaesthetic and recovery room environment will be covered in this unit. Students will examine potential complications and/or emergencies requiring nursing intervention, coordination and management during the patient's anaesthetic and recovery phase of their operative procedure.

WEIGHT: 12.5%


Practice profile (2500 words) 50%, essay (2000 words) 50%

TEACHING PATTERN: fully online

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Fully online - H,L,N,W
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H,L,N,W
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
About Flexible Study Options

Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: School of Nursing and Midwifery

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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.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.

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