CQUniversity Australia

HLT54115 - Diploma of Nursing

CQUniversity Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098342A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of an enrolled nurse working under supervision of a registered nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across the health sector. A lifespan approach should underpin this qualification with relevant competencies that relate to the different stages of life identified within the units. Successful completion of the Diploma of Nursing course enables students’ eligibility to apply to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia in accordance with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) for registration as an Enrolled Nurse. The Diploma of Nursing has mandatory on and off the job training components. The off the job training is conducted as the theoretical component of the course. The on-the-job training is known as Clinical Placement and is unpaid work experience that is undertaken at a set time at the end of each term at a relevant health facility.

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After successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply to the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency to become an Enrolled Nurse. You may find employment in health care settings in roles such as enrolled nurse, personal care worker and aged care supervisor.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 16,667 Per Year Read more25,000 for the entire course
Start date: Expected July 2023
Duration: 78 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

Rockhampton City Campus

114-190 Canning Street
Rockhampton Queensland 4700
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent; or completion of AQF Certificate IV or equivalent.

Minimum Age Requirement: Students must be 18 years, prior to attending their first Clinical Placement.


English requirements:

Minimum academic IELTS score of 5.5 (with no individual band score of less than 5.0); TOEFL Internet-based: Overall score of 65 with no score less than 15; Pearson Test of English Academic: Overall score of 46 with no score less than 42; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE): Overall test score of 162 (with no individual band score of less than 162).

Address

Rockhampton City Campus
114-190 Canning Street
Rockhampton Queensland 4700
Australia