Reduced attrition of accelerated nursing students from pharmacology – is it associated with graduation?

Doggrell, Sheila A. (2015) Reduced attrition of accelerated nursing students from pharmacology – is it associated with graduation? In STARS: Students, Transitions, Achievement, Retention and Success, 1 - 4 July 2015, Melbourne, Vic.


In order to reduce the attrition of accelerated nursing students in bioscience/pharmacology, we introduced an innovation to help these students. Although this innovation was associated with reduced attritions from the units in their first year at university, we now show that there was a reduced graduation rate of the accelerated students who survived pharmacology, compared to the traditional students.

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ID Code: 91559
Item Type: Conference Item (Poster)
Refereed: No
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Keywords: Attrition, graduation, surviving pharmacology, diploma students
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Biomedical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2015 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 03 Jan 2016 23:28
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2016 20:44

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