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Nursing Science

Victoria University of Wellington

Master
16 months
Duration
18915 USD/year
6205 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

Designed for registered nurses, these programmes will develop your knowledge, skills and professional confidence to integrate theory, practice and research to improve your nursing care and patient outcomes. The Nursing Science programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington.

Overview

Responsive to current demands of practice, our courses will give you a deeper understanding of pathophysiological concepts and current nursing practice issues.Develop your ability to carry out advanced assessments on patients to improve your clinical reasoning. Enhance your skills in locating, analysing, evaluating and applying information and research to your everyday work.

To study this Nursing Science programme offered at the Victoria University of Wellington at the School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Health Practice you must be a registered nurse with a current practising certificate from the Nursing Council of New Zealand. You also need a Bachelor's degree from a New Zealand tertiary institution.

Further study

Each qualification leads on to the next, ending in the PhD. Our programmes are designed with a ‘building block’ approach, as each qualification can lead on to the next one. Both certificates and diplomas are stand-alone qualifications but may also contribute towards a higher degree. Should you decide to proceed further with your study we will support you every step of the way.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Practice Project 
  • Nurse Practitioner Practicum 
  • Professional Project
  • Research Methods 
  • Thesis for Master of Nursing Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 16 months
  • Part-time
    • 32 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

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.
90
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor's degree and registered nurse with a current practising certificate from the Nursing Council of New Zealand. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.Courses and requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18915 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18915 USD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    6205 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6205 USD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • NZ$ 9,918 national
  • NZ$30,550 international

Funding

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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