2017 Change register

About this change register

Authorised changes to course, minor, major, specialisation and research area entries in the 2017 Handbook:

  • are detailed below
  • are recorded as a note in the relevant entry
  • supercede any previously published information in the Handbook.

The notes in this register must be read in conjunction with the corresponding course, minor, major, specialisation or research area entry provided in the 2017 Handbook.

Entries in this change register

Courses, minors, majors, specialisations and research areas are listed under the relevant level heading in alphabetical order.

Courses

M2002 Bachelor of Health Sciences

Requirements, Specialisations, Human services

The following unit added:

  • SWK3080 Planning for supervised professional practice 1

L3001 Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Requirements, Part D. Extending expertise: specialist law electives (footnote 1)

The following list of commercial law electives:

  • LAW4701, LAW4702, LAW4703, LAW4704, LAW4198, LAW4179, LAW4668, LAW4342, LAW4671

Replaces:

  • LAW4701, LAW4702, LAW4703, LAW4704

M2006 Bachelor of Nursing

Requirements, Part A. Personal and professional development and Part B. Society, population, health and illness

The following unit added:

  • NUR2227 Primary health care nursing and midwifery contexts

M3007 Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)

Requirements, Part A. Personal and professional development and part B. Society, population, health and illness

The following text:

Students complete:

  • MID1000 Introduction to midwifery (6 points)
  • MID3222 Safety in nursing and midwifery contexts (6 points)
  • NUR1013 Indigenous health for nursing and midwifery practice (0 points)
  • NUR1110 Communication and scholarship in nursing and midwifery (6 points)
  • NUR1111 Global health and cultural competence in nursing and midwifery practice (6 points)
  • NUR1113 Law, ethics and leadership in nursing and midwifery (6 points)
  • NUR2227 Primary health care in nursing and midwifery contexts (6 points)
  • NUR4111 Translation of nursing knowledge for primary healthcare practice

Replaces:

Students complete:

  • MID3222 Primary care practice contexts 2 - integration and inclusive practice (6 points)
  • NUR1111 Fundamental skills and knowledge in nursing practice 1
  • NUR1113 Fundamental skills and knowledge in nursing practice 3
  • NUR2227 Primary health care nursing contexts 1 (6 points)
  • NUR4111 Translation of nursing knowledge for primary care practice

3863 Bachelor of Psychological Science and Business

Requirements, First year, Semester one

The following unit:

  • ACW1100 Introduction to financial accounting

Replaces:

  • ACW1000 Principles of accounting and finance

S2000 Bachelor of Science

Maximum duration of study changed from 10 years to 8 years.

M4017 Graduate Certificate of Advanced Clinical Nursing

Requirements, Part B. Specialist nursing practice

The following unit:

  • NUR5708 Specialist nursing practice

Replaces:

  • MAP5708 Specialist nursing practice

M6006 Master of Advanced Nursing

Requirements, Part A. Specialist nursing practice studies, Perioperative nursing

The following units:

  • NUR5705 Perioperative nursing 1
  • NUR5706 Perioperative nursing 2

Replace:

  • NUR5921 Perioperative nursing 1
  • NUR5922 Perioperative nursing 2

F6001 Master of Architecture

Outcomes

The following outcome added:

2. integrate knowledge and skills in the design and communication of architectural projects

M6003 Master of Biomedical and Health Science

Structure

The following text added:

To progress into Part C, students must complete Part A and Part B with an average mark of 65 or greater. Students who do not meet the requirement will be able to graduate with a Graduate Diploma in Biomedical and Health Science.

F6002 Master of Design

Requirements, Part C. Advanced design applications

The following unit:

  • MDC5220 Multimedia design 2

Replaces:

  • MMD5220 Multimedia design 2

M6008 Master of Health Services Management

Requirements, Part B. Extending specialist knowledge electives

The following text:

Students complete 12 or 18 points of electives from the following

Replaces:

Students complete 18 points of electives from the following

L6004 Master of Laws

Requirements, Part B. Law research and knowledge

The following text added:

Note: Where students complete LAW5083 (Extended research), they may count 6 credit points towards Part A requirements and 6 credit points towards Part B. Similarly, students completing LAW5084 (Minor thesis) may count 18 credit points towards Part A and 6 credit points towards Part B. In both instances this will be subject to Postgraduate Board of Examiners certifying that the research topic falls within the area of specialisation.

M6024 Master of Public Health

Requirements, Part A. Expanding public health knowledge

The following units:

  • MPH5002 Foundations of health promotion and program planning
  • MPH5022 Evaluating public health programs

Replace:

  • HSC5002 Foundations of health promotion and program planning
  • HSC5022 Evaluating public health programs

M6004 Master of Radiation Therapy

Professional recognition

The following text removed:

Graduates may apply for a 'Statement of Accreditation' issued by the Australian Institute of Radiography.

M6015 Master of Specialist Paramedic Practice

Requirements, Part A. Advanced healthcare and specialist studies

The following text:

a. One of the following units:

  • MAP5000 Research in advanced health professional practice (12 points)
  • MAP5003 Essentials of advanced healthcare practice and research (12 points)

Replaces:

a. The following unit:

  • MAP5003 Essentials of advanced healthcare practice and research (12 points)

Areas of study

International development and environment

Units, Part D. Electives

The following unit:

  • APG4248 Field methods in anthropology and international development

Replaces:

  • ATS3248 Field methods in anthropology and international development