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Diploma of Nursing
Diploma of Nursing

Diploma of Nursing

  • ID:VU610050
  • Level:2-Year Undergraduate Diploma
  • Duration:
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$19,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,145.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$19,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,145.00
Estimated Total/program:
$58,290.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  •  At least 3 years (full time equivalent) continuous education taught and assessed in English, in any of the recognised countries (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, United States of America, Canada, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom).
  • Applicants must also have numeracy skills that align to Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).
  • Students are required to be at least 18 years of age and have an up-to-date immunisation/vaccination record prior to their first placement.
  • For employment and practical placement purposes, this vocational sector typically requires a current and satisfactory Police Record Check and Working with Children Check (WWC). Failure to provide the required documents in the timeframe specified by the Course Coordinator, means you will be unable to undertake practical placement in a workplace and therefore not eligible to progress in this course.

English requirements

  • IELTS with a minimum IELTS (academic module) overall score of 7 and a minimum score of 7 in each of the four components (listening, reading, writing and speaking).
  •  OET with a minimum score of B in each of the four components (listening, reading, writing and speaking).
  •  PTE Academic with a minimum overall score of 65 and a minimum score of 65 in each of the four communicative skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking).
  •  TOEFL iBT with a minimum total score of 94 and the following minimum score in each section of the test: 24 for listening, 24 for reading, 27 for writing, and 23 for speaking.

Other requirements

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Course Information

This course provides the foundational skills and knowledge to work as a nurse in the dynamic healthcare industry.

You’ll learn to provide acute, preventative, curative and rehabilitative care under the direction of a registered nurse. You will gain hands-on learning experience in our ward simulation labs as well as clinical experience through 400 hours of practical placements.

You will become knowledgeable in topics including:

  • medication administration
  • anatomy and physiology
  • infection control
  • intravenous injections
  • general nursing.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Potential areas of work include:

  • acute care
  • rehabilitation
  • mental health
  • aged care
  • palliative care
  • community care
  • operating theatres
  • general practice
  • home nursing
  • surgical care
  • pathology
  • paediatric care
  • maternity.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

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