Graduate Certificate in Nursing - Nurse Education

University of South Australia

The Graduate Certificate in Nursing (Nurse Education) is for registered nurses who wish to extend their knowledge and skills so they can educate others in the field of nursing. Studies focus on learning and teaching, educational assessment and teaching strategies for health professionals. With teaching staff who are above world-class researchers in Nursing and industry-experienced, students are assured the very best in academic resources, learning facilities and support. This qualification is only offered online and part-time,

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree in Nursing from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent; or completed hospital based training as a Registered Nurse. Applicants must also hold a Current Practising Certificate as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and completed a minimum one year clinical experience as a Registered Nurse.


18 units.

Subjects you can Study:

Nurse Education

Further information:

Students must confirm that they meet the 'Fitness to Practice in Clinical Placements' requirements necessary to undertake a clinical placement in preparation for entry into nursing and midwifery professions or for specialist or advanced practice qualifications. The Graduate Certificate in Nursing (Nurse Education) may not be offered every year and may be subject to demand.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00121B

Related Careers:

Nurse - Registered,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East No info No Online .5 years
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

Provider CRICOS: 00121B

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