University of Technology Sydney

92902 Care of the Acutely Ill Child

6cp; 3 days x 7hrs, compulsory workshops, 7hpw (independent study)
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Clinical studies subject



This subject advances students' theoretical knowledge for specialist practice in the acute paediatric setting. It considers issues related to growth and development, child safety, complex health breakdown states, evidence-based use of technology and how this supports therapeutic care as well as strategies to support families affected by acute paediatric illness. Throughout this subject there is a focus on using evidence to enable therapeutic care and the best health outcomes in the acute paediatric setting.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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