Graduate Diploma of Nursing

Flinders University

The course aims to extend student knowledge in research for practice development, and facilitate development of specialised knowledge, skills and attributes for application in the environments of their specialty. The specialisations available are - Cardiac, Child and Family Health, Critical Care, Diabetes Management and Education, Emergency, General Practice and Community, Global Health Care (International Health Care), Global Health Care (Leading Quality and Safety), Global Health Care (Learning and Teaching), High Dependency, Mental Health, and Paediatrics.

Course Fee:

Australian: $21,240

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must; hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification; and be registered nurses in Australia. Entry requirements may vary between specialisations.


The Graduate Diploma is a 36-unit program. This includes 18 units of core topics and 18 units of topics from a chosen specialty stream.

Subjects you can Study:

Cardiac; Child and family health; Critical care; Diabetes management and education; Emergency; General practice and community; Global health care (international health care); Global health care (leading quality and safety); Global health care (learning and teaching); High dependency; Mental health; Paediatrics

Who for:

Qualified registered nurses

Related Careers:

Nurse - Registered,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park No info No Full time 1 year
Bedford Park No info No Part time 2 years
Bedford Park No info No Online
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 26,100 students, with over 5,400 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

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