Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 1, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 6 hours of lectures, 12 hours contact through LMS, 12 hours supervision with supervisor |
Total Time Commitment: In addition to the subject contact hours, students are expected to devote approximately 5 hours a week to this subject.
It is expected that students have a grade point average of at least 75% for all subjects completed to date in the Master of Advanced Nursing Practice at The University of Melbourne.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||It is recommended that students enrolled in this subject would have completed or are completing suitable research coursework subjects, such as Research in Practice (NURS70002)|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's courses. Students who think their disability will impact on meeting this requirement are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Course Coordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit.
CoordinatorProf Elizabeth Manias
Melbourne School of Health Sciences
The University of Melbourne
Level 1, 200 Berkeley St
Carlton Victoria 3010 AUSTRALIA
T: +61 3 8344 9463
F: +61 3 8344 4188
Students' work under the supervision of an academic mentor on a small research project reported in the form of a thesis. The minor thesis should demonstrate the student's achievement of certain research skills. The minor thesis is equivalent to 50% of the entire course and enrolment in it may be concurrent with the four coursework subjects.
At the completion of this subject, the student should be able to demonstrate:
|Assessment:||The minor thesis will normally be 12,000 to 15,000 words, although the overall structure of the thesis will depend on the nature of the research undertaken.|
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|Recommended Texts:||Specific texts will be recommended by the subject coordinator at the commencement of the subject in each semester.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
At the completion of this subject, students should be able to demonstrate:
|Links to further information:||http://www.nursing.unimelb.edu.au|
This subject is worth a total of 50 credit points and has been divided into 25 credit points per semester for 2 semesters.
Master of Advanced Nursing Practice |
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