PDC20107 - Renal Nursing - An Introduction

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course aims to meet the needs of healthcare professionals who care for renal patients/clients in a variety of settings including hospital, rural and remote area based services and community health.  Students will obtain general knowledge of evidence-based practice to enable them to provide adequate care of a renal patient within any treatment modality.

The fee for this short course will be $300.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 20 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

20 hours
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Outline the structure and main functions of the renal system
  2. Outline the incidence and/or prevalence of kidney disease
  3. Identify the risk factors for chronic kidney disease and impairment
  4. Associate the nursing care to reduce the risks of disease and impairment
  5. Identify the treatment modalities used to manage acute kidney injury to end-stage kidney disease
  6. Plan evidence-based nursing care for people with kidney disease using research and best practice.

Assessment

Online Quizzes and Activity Workbook

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

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