Author Archives: NurseStudent

First Week — Start

The semester started in earnest today and I spent this weekend doing all my assignments.  The school estimates that 10 hours per class per week is required to keep up with the work — about 40 hours a week.  With … Continue reading

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My First Quiz

I took my first quiz in NURS11146 – Establishment of Professional Nursing after reading the first chapter of the text so — I guess I’m officially back in school now. Also, I remember why it’s so good to be out … Continue reading

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My Stethoscope

I got my new Littmann Cardiology III Stethoscope from a dealer in Singapore.  It’s awesome — a real piece of gear.  I have been practicing with a Spirit Medical (UK Made) Stethoscope and I can REALLY hear the difference when … Continue reading

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Flex Studies

The Flex Studies Program at CQU allows me to take all of my courses through Distance-Learning.  This is essential for me because I continue to work in my rather well-paying job in Telecommunications while I study.  All of my course … Continue reading

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My School

When looking for a University to attend, I had to choose one that offered my degree program and the option to study by Distance-Education.  I’m going to work full-time in my real job while I’m in school — I need … Continue reading

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Why a Blog?

Why am I blogging this experience?  I am 53 Years Old and since 1976, I have worked in Telecommunications.  I am currently an Executive with a LARGE American Phone Company and I’m responsible for managing technical support centres all over … Continue reading

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