HLTH418-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024

Conversational Debriefing in Clinical Practice

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 15 July 2024
End Date: Sunday, 10 November 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 28 July 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 29 September 2024


This course examines debriefing strategies as a conversational tool to review actual and simulated events occurring in clinical settings. A range of strategies will be explored and utilised to analyse the actions of individuals and interprofessional teams. Participants will apply debriefing models and reflect on the outcomes and human factors that drive actions in practice with an intent to improve or sustain performance in the future.


Subject to the approval of the Head of School

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30 Manawa HREF HP216 (9/10)
Manawa HREF HP222A (9/10)
Manawa HREF HP207 (9/10)
Manawa HREF HP215 (9/10)
7 Oct - 13 Oct
Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30 Manawa HREF HP301 (31/7, 14/8)
Manawa HREF HP311 (11/9)
29 Jul - 4 Aug
12 Aug - 18 Aug
9 Sep - 15 Sep


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Review of Debriefing Models 45%
Simulation and Debrief 10%
Application of a Debriefing Model 45%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,110.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 20

For further information see School of Health Sciences .

All HLTH418 Occurrences

  • HLTH418-24S1 (M) Semester One 2024 (Manawa) - Not Offered
  • HLTH418-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024