Develop academic writing skills and referencing and how to assess evidencedbased information.
Critically evaluate the principles underlying communication and its impact on planning and providing care for clients within the Gerontology environment.
Evaluate in a critical manner the specialist knowledge and skills required to deliver optimal care in a Gerontological environment.
Demonstrate an appropriate level of competence in relation to the assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of care in Gerontological nursing practice.
Demonstrate critical thinking ability which enhances clinical diagnosis, treatment implementation and evaluation through discursive knowledge, reflective of evidence-based practice.
Critical appraise the clinical, legal and ethical issues pertaining to caring for the
Develop, implement and evaluate policies and criteria for appropriate nursing interventions across a wide range of Gerontological services.
Ensure that professional accountability is maintained in accordance with clinical guidelines to ensure the safe and effective delivery of healthcare.