18 months
34000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Specifically designed for international students, this Nursing (Primary Health Care) program from Flinders University enables you to study with domestic students and undertake observational professional experience placement (PEP) opportunities previously unavailable to international students.   

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The Nursing (Primary Health Care) program from Flinders University aims to facilitate the development of specialised knowledge in working with individuals, groups, families and communities within a broad primary healthcare framework.

Your career

Graduates are suitable for careers in a wide range of nursing-related fields.

Our courses will give registered nurses the opportunity to provide skillful care to individuals, families and communities to prevent illness, promote healthy lifestyles and manage a range of emerging complex health issues. They will be able to take on leadership and specialised care roles in a variety of clinical nursing settings.

Potential occupations include: 

  • case coordinator 
  • clinical nurse specialist
  • health promotion nurse
  • community health nurse
  • injury management officer
  • mental health nurse
  • nurse research assistant
  • registered nurse
  • rehabilitation consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Primary Health Care Constructs and Contexts 
  • Epidemiology and Population Studies for Health Care Practice 
  • Advanced Thinking, Communicating and Problem Solving for Health Professionals
  • Leadership in Health Studies  
  • Research  
  • Advancing Research Knowledge to Inform Healthcare Practice 
  • Health Management for Infants, Children and Young People
  • Working with Infants, Children and Families 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


54 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 088949G  

  • The Master of Nursing (Primary Health Care) will provide you with the opportunity to further develop your advanced, specialised theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in primary health care, and apply them in a range of situations. The course aims to enable you to contribute to the development of nursing and healthcare in your chosen field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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