Course details

CRICOS course code: 095475A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Our HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing will prepare you for a career as an Enrolled Nurse (EN) in the Australian healthcare environment. You will learn vital skills in assessment and clinical decision-making, person-centred care, professional communication, enquiry and research, awareness of diversity and self-care practices. The course will provide you with an opportunity to deliver care in multiple healthcare, industry and community settings.

Develop skills in clinical situations

Completing the highest level of practical experience, you’ll work with the latest technology and solve genuine client health issues.

Practise in a simulated laboratory

We offer realistic clinical environments with beds, mannequins and equipment.
Tools for tomorrow

Our nursing academics ensure you are across the practical application of the latest technologies and methods.

Learning outcomes

  • Gain the essential skills and knowledge to work as an Enrolled Nurse in a variety of healthcare settings
  • Administer and monitor medications and care for older clients, acute care clients and people with mental health conditions
  • Develop effective communication skills and learn how to work within legal and ethical parameters in nursing
  • Undertake clinical placement in multiple healthcare, industry and community settings
  • Learn key factors in patient health and wellbeing

Career opportunities

Upon successful completion of the HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing, you will be eligible to apply for registration with Australian Health Practitioners Agency (AHPRA) as an Enrolled Nurse.

Career paths

Enrolled Nurse – Acute Nursing
Enrolled Nurse – Aged Care
Enrolled Nurses – Community/Primary Healthcare Nursing

Subjects and units

This course has 20 core units and 5 elective units across 5 trimesters, as outlined below.

Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours self-directed study.

International students on a student visa must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% of online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
21,702 Per Year
Read more2022 standard subject fee (AUD): 2,634; Indicative 2022 annual fees (AUD): 21,072; Indicative total course tuition fees (AUD): 34,980.
12 Sep 2022 20 months
Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
21,072 Per Year
Read more2022 standard subject fee (AUD): 2,634; Indicative 2022 annual fees (AUD): 21,072; Indicative total course tuition fees (AUD): 34,980.
12 Sep 2022 20 months
Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • An Australian Certificate III in Individual Support or disability work; OR
  • For students wanting to apply as a mature age entry, be 21 years of age or older
  • Undertake Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) testing from an Australian Government approved provider and demonstrate competency at exit level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) in both reading and numeracy

IELTS score of 7.0 minimum (Academic) or above, with no skills band less than 7.0.

Address

Think Education Group
Level 24, 680 George Street
Sydney New South Wales 2000
Australia
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