Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations
Kangan Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Moonee Ponds||No||Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This course provides an entrance qualification to both the Diploma of Enrolled Nursing and the Bachelor of Science (Nursing) for learners who wish to study at this level but who have not satisfied the necessary secondary education requirements. It will also enhance the educational and training prospects for those wanting to train as either an Enrolled or Registered Nurse.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply basic microbiological and infection control concepts; Apply concepts from chemistry and physics to health; Develop and apply knowledge of human biology; Develop and demonstrate advanced communication skills; Identify and document sociological processes that influence health; Perform calculations in health mathematics.
About Kangan Institute, TAFE VICWith 40,000 enrolments each year, Kangan Institute is a major training provider for the automotive, health and nursing sectors and Indigenous education. They have a strong presence in a range of industries such as fashion, business, as well as justice and legal.
Their courses range from basic certificates to diplomas and advanced diploma levels, with pathways to over 25 university degrees. Their programs are delivered across five campuses in Broadmeadows, Docklands, Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Richmond. International students are also welcomed.
Provider CRICOS: 01218G RTO code: HE; 0306
Certificate IVCourse code: 52722WA
- Part-time internal = 0.5 year
6 core units
No minimum education
RPL is available. This course is recognised as an entry pathway to the Diploma of Enrolled Nursing and/or University entrance in Bachelor of Applied Science (Nursing)
The course prepares students from less traditional study backgrounds (i.e., CALD students, students without formal study and students without the ENTER scores needed to enter directly into nursing or health science courses) with the foundation knowledge and skills to have the confidence and competence to enter a course in the field of nursing or health sciences.
Life after Study
Enrolled nurses, under the direction and supervision of registered nurses, assist with the provision of acute, preventative, curative and rehabilitative nursing care in hospitals, aged-care facilities, the community and other healthcare settings.