Master of Nursing (By Research)

Edith Cowan University ECU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00279B

Prepares students to be independent researchers with the ability to develop and implement a research proposal relevant to nursing. The course is directed both at students with an interest in research and those planning a research career, preparing nurses to practice in the field of nursing research.

Designed for

Registered nurses


  • 4 Units
  • 60 Credit Points, plus Masters Thesis


  • Research Preparation: Principles and Approaches
  • Literature Review
  • Masters Thesis Preparation 1

Standard entry requirements

University admission requirements apply. All applicants are required to have a Bachelor Degree in Nursing, with equivalents considered, and have a minimum of two years post-registration nursing experience, and be a Registered Nurse in any country.

Study pathways

Further studies: Doctor of Philosophy

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Joondalup Domestic: $41,690
International: $41,700
No information available Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Further information

Related careers: Nurse, researcher

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