Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Students are required to undertake a clinical placement (10 hours) |
Total Time Commitment:
170 hours: includes reading course materials, all activities and assessments
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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 programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorMrs Tracy Murphy
This subject will focus on the theory and practical components of of adult and childhood immunisations and include:
In addition to this the content will include preventive aspects of travel health including social and environmental risks to the traveller.
At the completion of this subject the students should be able to
In order to pass this hurdle requirement, students must demonstrate that they have read and understood the materials related to the tasks and can apply the principles and evidence based guidelines to the context in which they work.
Students must achieve a cumulative mark of at least 50% in order to pass the subject.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th Edition
|Breadth Options:|| |
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:
Students undertaking this subject via the Community Access Program (CAP) must provide all the following supporting documents when applying:
All enrolled students are required to provide the following documents as per the policies and processes available here: http://mdhs.unimelb.edu.au/study/clinical-placement-compliance. Students are not permitted to undertake clinical placements without the provision of these documents:
This program is specifically designed for Division 1 Nurses who wish to become independent Nurse Immunisers in Victoria.
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