Clinical Teaching, Testamur Major

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: T014

Previous Codes: A4070.1, A4071.1, A4072.1, A4073.1
 

Available to students in other Western Sydney University programs?  No

The Clinical Teaching major provides students with an opportunity to gain formal education in clinical teaching to either enhance their existing teaching experience or provide skill development in this area. Graduates who complete the Clinical Teaching major will be prepared to take on a leadership role in clinical teaching in the roles such as clinical nurse educator, nurse educator, clinical nurse specialist and undergraduate placement facilitator.

Major Structure

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Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Clinical Teaching) - 60 cp 1 year pathway

60 credit point Pathway Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 60 credit points including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
NURS 7064Clinical Teaching and Workplace Learning for Competent Practice10
NURS 7015Clinical Teaching for Learning10
NURS 7019Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care10
NURS 7023Evidence Based Health Care10
NURS 7003Applied Clinical Practice using Simulation10
PUBH 7020Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care Provision10
Total Credit Points60

Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Clinical Teaching) - 80 cp 1 year pathway

80 credit point Pathway Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
NURS 7064Clinical Teaching and Workplace Learning for Competent Practice10
NURS 7015Clinical Teaching for Learning10
NURS 7019Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care10
NURS 7023Evidence Based Health Care10
NURS 7003Applied Clinical Practice using Simulation10
NURS 7040Perspectives on Nursing10
PUBH 7020Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care Provision10
Select one elective10
Total Credit Points80

Master of Nursing (Clinical Teaching) - 1 year pathway

1 year pathway

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
NURS 7064Clinical Teaching and Workplace Learning for Competent Practice10
NURS 7015Clinical Teaching for Learning10
NURS 7019Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care10
NURS 7023Evidence Based Health Care10
NURS 7003Applied Clinical Practice using Simulation10
Select one elective10
Complete one of the following 20 credit point subjects:20
Capstone Experience in Health Care
Research Project in Health Care
OR complete the two following 10 credit point subjects
Scholarship for Practice Change in Health Care
Writing for Publication
Total Credit Points80

Master of Nursing (Clinical Teaching) - 1.5 year pathway

1.5 year pathway

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 120 credit points including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
NURS 7064Clinical Teaching and Workplace Learning for Competent Practice10
NURS 7015Clinical Teaching for Learning10
NURS 7019Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care10
NURS 7023Evidence Based Health Care10
NURS 7003Applied Clinical Practice using Simulation10
NURS 7040Perspectives on Nursing10
PUBH 7020Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care Provision10
Select three electives30
Complete one of the following 20 credit point subjects:20
Capstone Experience in Health Care
Research Project in Health Care
OR complete the two following 10 credit point subjects
Scholarship for Practice Change in Health Care
Writing for Publication
Total Credit Points120