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Forensic Nursing

The University of Notre Dame Australia

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus Online
24 months
Duration
35458 AUD/year
22000 AUD/year
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About

Forensic Nursing at The University of Notre Dame Australia can be completed in two years of part-time study, introduces Registered Nurses to the complex issues facing health professionals working in the area of forensic nursing.

Overview

Forensic Nursing at The University of Notre Dame Australia are in high demand thanks to the growing importance of forensic medicine around the globe. 

Using a combination of tutorial presentations, case studies, written assignments, research projects and journals, our specially designed Graduate Diploma equips you to work with patients whose healthcare issues intersect with the law.

Key facts

Our two-year program covers topics such as MedicoLegal Issues, Professional Role Development and Ethics for Professional Life. 

Much of the tuition is available online, but in two of the semesters you are required to attend a five day intensive workshop at the University’s Fremantle Campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Populations (Nursing)
  • Linking Forensic Nursing Principles to Practice: Care of the Forensic Patient (Nursing)
  • Medico-Legal Issues for the Forensic Nurse (Nursing)
  • Contemporary Mental Health Practice
  • Interpersonal Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Nursing or other appropriate degree or the equivalent
  • Minimum of one year relevant post registration nursing experience
CRICOS Provider Code: 01032F

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35458 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35458 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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