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Mahara eAssessment and Beyond

On Monday 9 November at 11.30am, Yvette Salamon, Lecturer in the School of Nursing will be presenting at the University of Adelaide Festival of Learning and Teaching. Her presentation, Mahara eAssessment and Beyond, looks at Mahara which is an ePortfolio tool that has been trialled within the School of Nursing since October 2014.

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Writing workshop

School of Nursing students participated in a series of workshops focused on postgraduate research writing skills this semester. The workshops were presented by Dr Cally Guerin from the Researcher Education and Development Unit and offered as an interdisciplinary learning activity together with students of the School of Computer Science. The workshops may be used as […]

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A little about Erna…

Meet Erna, one of our PhD students. We love hearing how our students are going and where they are up to with their studies… My name is Erna Rochmawati. I’m a PhD student from Indonesia where I work as a Senior Lecturer at the School of Nursing, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia. As a PhD student […]

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Rural bursary – the lived experience

At the end of rural placement, this is what Caley has to say… Rural Placement going into second year was an exciting, nervous and scary experience which I was very much looking forward too. For my rural placement I was lucky enough to go to the Waikerie Hospital in the Riverland. This was a great […]

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Rural bursary – the lived experience

At the end of her rural placement, this is what Caitlin has to say… My name is Caitlin and I am currently on my rural nursing placement in Kimba, South Australia. Kimba officially opened in 1876 and was proclaimed a township in 1915. Today, the population of the township is approximately 650 people. We traveled […]

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Japan study tour – Hyogo University of Health Sciences

Ten lucky students and I were recently fortunate enough to participate in a study tour with the Hyogo University of Health Sciences.  For three weeks students enjoyed opportunities to study Japanese language, examine Japanese culture and importantly various aspects of the health care system.  From sampling Sake to wearing kimonos, to riding bullet trains the […]

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Resthaven Nursing Scholarships

Resthaven Undergraduate Scholarships in Nursing Two scholarships are available to students in their second year of the Bachelor of Nursing program who are undertaking study on a full time basis as a Commonwealth Supported student at the University of Adelaide. These scholarships are available to students who are Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia. […]

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Rural Bursary – the lived experience

At the end of rural placement, this is what Dearbhla has to say… For my rural placement I was sent to Keith for three weeks. Arriving in Keith, I was filled with both nerves and excitement – and total shock for the fact that there was only one food store! I had an incredible experience […]

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Rural Bursary – the lived experience

At the end of rural placement, this is what we received from Sarah… Dear all, As a current 2nd year student nurse, I recently undertook a rural placement at Peterborough, in the southern Flinders Ranges, approximately 265km from Adelaide. Once a prosperous “hissing, steaming hub of the mighty locomotives”, still reflected prominently throughout the town, […]

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Rural Bursary – the lived experience

At the end of rural placement, this is what Chiqui had to say… I was assigned in Whyalla for the three week rural placement and was very fortunate to be assigned in the same hospital (Whyalla Hospital) as well as accommodation with two of my friends. We met one other nursing student and a podiatrist […]

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