Dedicated Education Unit (DEU)

Model of Clinical Teaching and Learning 

Welcome to the Dedicated Education Unit (DEU) site. Click on the left menu to learn more about the Dedicated Education Unit model of clinical teaching and learning.


DEU Strategies for Success

Publications and Presentations 

An exploration of the CDEU model of CTL for New Graduate RNs - 22 August 2014

CAP DEU Poster

Kai Tiaki Nov 2008


Contact details

CDHB Nurse Educators - DEU

Kirsten Erickson

021 512805


Sarah Gibbon

027 3545830



DEU NE portfolios.pdf

Ara DEU contact

Debbie Cook


Ara Out of Hours Emergency Phone


In the first instance call your ALN, out of hours, call the emergency phone if you have any concerns with a student that requires immediate attention. 


ARA Clinical Planners

2018 Department of Nursing Clinical Planner

Ara 2019 Department of Nursing Clinical Planner.xlsx


CDHB Fluid and Medication Management Policy for Students



DEU Philosophy

The Dedicated Education Unit (DEU) model of clinical teaching and learning in Canterbury is a partnership between two...

DEU Clinical Liaison Nurse Roles & Responsibilities

The Clinical Liaison Nurse (CLN) is a Registered Nurse (staff member) from the DEU whose role is to promote and co-ordinate...

DEU Academic Liaison Nurse Roles & Responsibilities

The Academic Liaison Nurse (ALN) works in collaboration with the Clinical Liaison Nurse (CLN) and DEU staff providing...

DEU Staff Roles & Responsibilities

The DEU practice area staff facilitates students' learning.

DEU Governance Group & DEU Working Group

The Dedicated Education Unit (DEU) Governance Group (GG) is a decision-making group


Page last reviewed: 12 December 2018