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|Awarding Institution||University of New England|
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|Full time or part time||2.5 years full time, up to 5.5 years part time||Enquire Now||Enquire now for enrolment dates||
The Master of Nursing Practice offered online or on campus by the University of New England gives you the knowledge and skills to forge a successful career as a nursing practitioner.
Healthcare systems everywhere require professional, qualified nurses. This postgraduate nursing degree is designed for those who are seeking a career change into the nursing profession.
You will gain advanced skills and training in specific areas of nursing that include mental health, aged care, paediatrics, palliative care, health care planning and health services management, pain management, Aboriginal health, and nursing in remote and rural areas.
Please note that the initial two units of this program are only offered in 2011–2012 Summer or Trimester 3 and are only available on campus. If you receive advanced standing for these units you will then have the option of continuing your studies on or off campus.
This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA).
To be eligible for this course you must:
The Master of Nursing Practice includes a mandatory work experience placement to ensure that you graduate with a strong mix of practical work experience and academic foundation. The requirements of this course include 21 weeks of work experience.
The core subjects you will study in this postgraduate nursing course include:
The elective subjects you will study include:
Want more information about this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy or Youth Allowance.
The University of New England has extensive support systems in place for its distance education students. With a long history in distance education they understand the unique needs of off-campus students and are ready to help when you have challenges.
You will be able to submit questions to your lecturers by email or phone, participate in online discussions and chat, and attend on-campus intensive schools. UNE’s web-based facilities allow you to submit assignments, order library books or check your grades at any time.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
Nursing is a widely respected, challenging and rewarding field, and good nurses are in demand the world over.
Graduates of this nursing practice degree can gain employment as nurses in the public or the private health sectors, in a number of different settings such as community health centres, clinics, schools and hospitals, and in rural, regional or metropolitan environments. Students will also be prepared to enter nursing education or nursing research.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
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