Graduate Certificate in Nursing - Specialisation

University of Tasmania

This course is offered part-time only, over one year, or two semesters. The maximum time for completion is three years. With the exceptions of Child and Family Health Nursing and Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing all specialisations are offered completely online. In most specialisations, students must have access to clinical practice in the specialty area. Please note that graduate programs are offered subject to student demand and the availability of School of Health Sciences resources.

Course Fee:

Australian: $14,652

Entry Requirements:

Registered nurse in Australia, or qualifications assessed by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and be eligible for registration in Australia; relevant nursing experience

Subjects you can Study:

Acute care; Anaesthetics and recovery; Cardiovascular; Child and family health; Clinical nursing and teaching; Community; Critical care; Emergency; Gerontological; Immigration; Leadership in practice; Mental health/psychiatric; Neonatal intensive care; Neuroscience; Oncology; Orthopaedics; Paediatric; Perioperative; Rehabilitation; Renal; Special care of the newborn

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Who for:

Students seeking specialist skills in their chosen area

Related Careers:

Nurse - Registered,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Launceston No info Yes Online 1 year
At the University of Tasmania students study at a quality institution in one of the most beautiful locations in the world. Founded in 1890, we are the fourth oldest university in Australia, and our institution is classed within the top two per cent of universities worldwide.

The University offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 150 postgraduate programs across a wide range of disciplines. Many of our programs are accredited and professionally recognised by industry and professional bodies in Australia and abroad.

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The University of Tasmania campuses in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie offer students a focused and engaged learning environment with excellent facilities. Beyond our campuses, the University community is strengthened by a network of more than 100,000 alumni spanning more than 120 countries.

Tasmania is an affordable place to live, with a stunning natural environment and a friendly and welcoming community. For students looking for an exceptional, personalised university experience that will shape their future success, there is no better place to study.

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

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