Delivery Mode: Online
AQF Level: 08
Course Duration: 26 Weeks
CRICOS Course Code: 107773K
An orthopaedic nurse focuses on the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders and associated traumatic conditions.
This course will enhance your current nursing knowledge and explores the impact of acute and chronic illness, differentiation of the range of musculoskeletal dysfunction associated with trauma and emphasises assessment and management strategies within both the adult and paediatric setting.
Students will examine the effect of acute and chronic sickness, differentiates the spectrum of musculoskeletal dysfunction associated with trauma, and emphasises evaluation and treatment options for both adults and children. This online course incorporates a range of learning styles into a virtual classroom, including case studies, multimedia, and discussion forums.
The Graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Nursing is intended for registered nurses who are currently working in a range of healthcare settings or those considering transitioning to the education and community health sectors. Through the examination and integration of theoretical knowledge, evidence-based practise, and practical nursing, this course strives to promote excellence in the delivery of nursing care.
The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing also serves as a gateway for students wanting to pursue a Master of Nursing degree in Australia, either on-campus or online.
Students will learn how to:
IHM’s orthopaedic nursing speciality course is a postgraduate course leading to a Master of Nursing course. Students may continue their education by enrolling in a Master of Nursing programme online or on campus. The course is designed to elevate students’ patient care to an international level by sharpening their theoretical foundations in nursing science as well as their practical knowledge and abilities.
To be eligible for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing – Orthopaedics specialisation an applicant is required to:
Orthopaedics nurses work in diverse roles and places, including:
Three units constitute the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing course. One core unit and two units of specialisation.
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