Professional Communication for Nurses (1101NRS)

The aim of this course is to introduce students to principles of communication with a particular focus on the written and interpersonal communication skills required for effective and therapeutic engagement with clients and their families, peers and other health professionals. This course assists students to develop the skills that underpin professional and interpersonal communication and are appropriate to, and transferable between, the university and health care settings.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 1A

Education and Nursing Courses will be charged at the Student Contribution band 1 rate. Transitional arrangements apply.

Usually available

Offered Only in Even YearsOffshore Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables


Key dates

Course start date
8 February 2020
Last date to add a course
21 February 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
6 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
5 June 2020
Restriction: Student must be in program 1251 Bachelor of Nursing (Offshore)

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (12536) 8 February 2020 - 5 June 2020 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.