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Advanced Nursing Practice

University of Sydney

18 months
41500 AUD/year
23000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Advanced Nursing Practice program at the University of Sydney will challenge all students either complete a work-based project or thesis as a capstone experience. The independent work required to develop the thesis is under the guidance of a supervisor. 


The Advanced Nursing Practice program at the University of Sydney states that a capstone experience comprises one or more units of study designed by the faculty to provide students with an opportunity to draw together the learning that has taken place during the award, synthesise this with their prior learning and experience, and draw conclusions that will form the basis for further investigation, and intellectual and/or professional growth.

Career Pathways 

Graduates of this course will be recognised as having advanced knowledge relevant to clinical nursing. Clinical nurses work in a variety of settings in the acute sector and the community and managing patients with both acute and chronic health concerns. They may also be involved in education, administration or research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment and Clinical Judgement 
  • Capstone (Research) 
  • Clinical Practice and Nursing Work 
  • Contemporary Health Leadership
  • Creating a Culture of Safety and Quality  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 084691F 

  • a pre-registration nursing degree with credit average from the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification; or
  • an embedded graduate certificate or diploma in this discipline from the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41500 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    23000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • Student Contribution Amount (SCA) for year 1: $3,950 (indicative only)

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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