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Bachelor of Nursing (Fast Track)

University of Tasmania

The Bachelor of Nursing is a contemporary and innovative course which will prepare students for work in a changing health care environment. With this highly regarded degree students will learn to become part of a multi-disciplinary team of healthcare professionals. The Bachelor of Nursing is a fast-tracked degree, meaning students will complete the full six semesters of study, including placements, over a two year period.

Entry Requirements:

Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

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Provider CRICOS: 00586B (TAS); 03058B (NSW)

Related Careers:

Midwife, Nurse - Registered,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hobart 75 No Full time 2 years
Hobart 75 No Part time 5 years
Sydney - Rozelle 75 No Full time 2 years
Sydney - Rozelle 75 No Part time 5 years
Sydney - Darlinghurst 75 No Full time 2 years
Sydney - Darlinghurst 75 No Part time 5 years

With a commitment to excellence in learning and teaching, and a curriculum focused on global knowledge, skills and perspective, UTAS received more teaching awards than any other Australian university in 2012 (Australian Government Office of Learning and Teaching).

UTAS offers over 100 undergraduate degrees in traditional and specialised disciplines, plus an extensive range of postgraduate programs tailored to meet industry needs. Students have access to a generous scholarship program, student accommodation and lecturers who are leaders in their field.

UTAS is known for its distinctive programs and strong research capabilities in the areas of science, engineering and technology; maritime studies; Antarctic and marine sciences, business; law; education; humanities and social sciences; creative arts; and health sciences and medical research.

UTAS offers a comprehensive range of study options at undergraduate, postgraduate and Higher Degree by Research levels, and consistently rates highly for student-to-teacher ratios, internationalisation and research.

Our campuses in Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast and Sydney offer beautiful and convenient locations for an ideal learning experience.

Excellence in learning and teaching

In 2012, UTAS was the number one university in Australia for teaching excellence, receiving more teaching awards than any other university. With a curriculum focused on developing multidisciplinary knowledge and skills, as well as global perspective and social responsibility, UTAS graduates are equipped and inspired to respond to opportunities and challenges in an ever changing world. UTAS provides exceptional facilities, an enviable campus lifestyle and an international reputation for excellence, which means a degree from UTAS is globally recognised.

Excellence in research

UTAS is committed to the creation and dissemination of knowledge, with research activity and expertise that is recognised globally. In 2012, the University was ranked in the top 10 research universities in Australia and in the top 3% of universities worldwide. With a focus on research leadership, UTAS provides a dynamic environment for students wishing to pursue a research career, with ready access to academics who are leaders in their fields.

A focus on the individual

UTAS is a medium-sized university (with over 29,000 students) that provides students with the benefits of smaller classes, personalised attention and ready access to lecturers and tutors for advice and support. In the 2013 Good Universities’ Guide, UTAS was given a 5 Star rating for staff-to-student ratios, placing it amongst the best in the country.

Practice-based learning

Our lecturers have real-world experience in the subjects they teach. We have strong connections with local and national industry to offer practical learning and research opportunities. A number of our degrees include compulsory practical placements, while others offer students opportunities for corporate internships. Our state-of-the-art facilities are available for students at all levels of their tertiary education including everything from laboratories to simulation centres and training vessels.

Scholarships and affordability

UTAS offers a range of generous scholarship schemes for both Australian and international students. Tuition fees for international students are affordable and domestic students benefit from Commonwealth Supported Places. Tasmanian cities have a lower cost of living than most other regions in Australia, which allows for an enjoyable student lifestyle.

Contact us to find out more

Australian inquiries:
Phone: 1300 363 864

International Inquiries:
Phone: +61 3 6226 2706


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