Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100910

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

The Bachelor of Nursing will prepare you to begin a career as a Registered Nurse 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. This Bachelor of Nursing course provides you with an opportunity to deliver care in multiple healthcare, industry and community settings.

Delivered over three years through contemporary and evidence-based methods, this degree teaches foundational human biology and research practice, essential clinical knowledge and skills, as well as how to put patients first. Through your experience at our on-campus simulation hospital environment and 840 hours of clinical placements, you will develop the necessary skills and knowledge to register and confidently begin working across a variety of different healthcare and community settings. The Bachelor of Nursing Enrolled Nurse pathway allows you to enter our bachelor’s in Nursing in the second year, while other options for prerequisites for Bachelor of Nursing include at ATAR of 60 or work-life experience. *Main Intake 3 is reserved for those who have a completed (current) Diploma of Nursing and Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Learning outcomes

Gain critical skills in professional assessment and clinical decision-making.
Undertake clinical placement in multiple healthcare, industry and community settings.
Learn key factors in patient health and wellbeing.

Career opportunities

On completion of the Bachelor of Nursing degree, you are eligible to apply for registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA), which will allow you to work as a Registered Nurse (RN) in hospital, aged care or other community health settings.

Career paths

Registered Nurse – Acute Nursing
Registered Nurse – Aged Care
Registered Nurse – Community/Primary Healthcare Nursing

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,400 Per Year
Read more88,200 for the entire course
12 Sep 2022 3 years
Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian Year 12 or equivalent or a completed Diploma of Nursing and registration with AHPRA; and

Inherent requirements include ethical behaviour, behavioural stability, legal, communication, cognition, sensory ability, and strength and mobility; and

IELTS 7.0 and band scores of 7.0 in writing and speaking and 6.5 in listening and reading

PTE 73 in writing and speaking and 65 in listening and reading

TOEFL 94 with 27 in writing, 23 in speaking and 20 in listening and reading.

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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