Master of Science - Nursing (By Research)

RMIT University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00122A

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences conducts research in the area of ageing and chronic disease, including:evaluation of interventions for preventing, diagnosing and treating chronic health issueshealth equity for vulnerable populationsmental health, particularly health risk and health-seeking behaviourspublic health and health services.You will undertake clinical or experimental research in one of these fields with an individual supervisor overseeing your development and progress.


60 Credit Point


  • Nursing-clinical
  • Nursing-child and family health
  • Nursing-mental health
  • Gerontology
  • Midwifery
  • Primary health
  • Public health
  • Nursing-critical transcultural
  • Multicultural health
  • Nursing and health care ethics
  • Health policy
  • Health education
  • Leadership and management in nursing

Standard entry requirements

a bachelor degree requiring at least four years of full-time study in a relevant discipline awarded with honours. The degree should include a research component comprised of a thesis, other research projects or research methodology courses that constitute at least 25% of a full-time academic year (or part-time equivalent). The applicant must have achieved at least a credit average in the final year

Study pathways

A PhD course is also available in this area.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Bundoora International: $65,280 No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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