NUR6405 - Explorations in child and family nursing
12 points, SCA Band 0, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Leader: Ms Shirley Burke
This unit is offered as two modules covering the Growing Child and Family and Child Health Crisis. The unit covers perspectives on the physical, cognitive and social growth and development of the child in the context of the evolving family unit. Family life, role relationships, parenting and other family issues and their impact on the development and health of the child and family members. Framework and skills for health assessment of the child and family. The roles of health professionals in the promotion of child and family health.
On completion of this unit students should be able to:
Growth and Development Portfolio - 4-5000 words.(40%)+ Case study - 4-5000 words (40%)