HLTH465-24X (C) General non-calendar-based 2024

Professional Frameworks for Nursing Practice

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 12 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 9 June 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 25 February 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 12 May 2024


This course will enable students to understand the responsibilities of nursing and the inter-professional team, to communicate professionally and to understand ethical, legal and regulatory frameworks for health care delivery and practice.

Learning Outcomes

1. Critically analyse models of nursing practice and health care delivery, the role of the nurse and the interprofessional team.
2. Critically evaluate and apply healthcare policies, practices, ethical and legal frameworks applicable to nursing practice.
3. Critically review the principles of cultural safety, and its application in health care practice.
4. Critique the principles of therapeutic communication and interpersonal relationships and their application in nursing practice.
5. Critically explore processes for the application of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi in the provision of health care services.
6. Critically explore the impact of indigeneity and colonisation on equity of health outcomes within a bi-cultural environment.


Subject to approval of the Head of School of Health Sciences



Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Intensive Block Course A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 17:00 E7 Lecture Theatre
12 Feb - 18 Feb
Intensive Block Course B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00 Meremere 108 Lecture Theatre
12 Feb - 18 Feb
Intensive Block Course C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 17:00 Rehua 101 Lectorial
8 Apr - 14 Apr

Course Coordinator

Isabel Jamieson


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Clinical Portfolio 1 Outcomess assessed: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Pass/Fail
Assignment 50% Outcomes assessed: 1
Presentation 50% Outcomes assessed: 2

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,381.00

* 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.

For further information see School of Health Sciences .

All HLTH465 Occurrences

  • HLTH465-24X (C) General non-calendar-based 2024
  • HLTH465-24X1 (O) Special non-calendar-based One 2024 (UC Online)