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Nursing as a Profession: Enrolled Nursing

To enable students to develop contemporary knowledge underpinning enrolled nursing practice.

Course Code NURS4411
Level 4
Credits 15


The learning outcomes for this course are:

Describe the enrolled nurse scope of practice and its relationship to the scope and roles of the registered nurse and the inter-professional health care team.

Identify and discuss relevant legislation, ethical principles standards and codes pertaining to health care delivery and health consumer, family/whanau care.

Discuss a range of models of care and clinical decision making used in health care settings.

Identify and discuss the relationship between the Te Tiriti o Waitangi / Treaty of Waitangi and health care in New Zealand.

Identify and describe a range of contemporary nursing issues.

Delivered as part of the following programmes