24 months
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30320 AUD/year
23440 AUD/year
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About

Graduate Diploma of Nursing (Rural and Remote) at University of Southern Queensland helps to develop your clinical decision-making skills for a rural and remote setting and gain the qualifications required to effectively work as a remote nurse.

Overview

Overview

  • Build an understanding of the legal framework supporting your practice.
  • Benefit from work-based learning and advance your physical examination and diagnostic skills. You’ll build knowledge of specific drugs that registered nurses may need to obtain, supply and administer in an advanced practice context.
  • You can fit study into your life and career while studying part-time and online.

Career outcomes

Graduates can find rural and remote nursing jobs in a variety of contexts where healthcare services are often limited. The Master of Nursing (Rural and Remote) is offered by University of Southern Queensland.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Clinical Education
    • General
    • Gerontology
    • Leadership and Management in Health
    • Mental Health

    Key information

    Duration

    • Part-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    More details
    • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
    • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place

    Credits

    8 alternative credits

    units

    Delivered

    Online

    Academic requirements

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

    Student insurance

    Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

    • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
    • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
    • Liability
    • Home contents and baggage
    • Accidents
    • Legal aid

    We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

    Get your student insurance now

    Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

    Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Southern Queensland and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Completed a 3-year bachelor degree in the area of nursing from an Australian university, or equivalent.
    • Hold a current Professional Registration as a Division 1 nurse, or equivalent, with either Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or relevant regulatory body in applicant's home country.

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      30320 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 30320 AUD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      23440 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 23440 AUD per year during 24 months.

    Commonwealth supported: AUD 3950

    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.

    Our partners

    Nursing (Rural and Remote)
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    University of Southern Queensland

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