Edith Cowan University

24 months
33850 AUD/year
21450 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Master of Nursing offered at Edith Cowan University  enables students to develop in-depth knowledge of a range of contemporary health care challenges and directions within a national and international context.


At master of Nursing offered at Edith Cowan University sttudents have a suite of units to choose from which enables them to plan a bespoke program of study to meet their individual needs and those of their health care context in which they are situated.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Apply cognitive and creative analytical skills to investigate, evaluate and synthesise complex concepts and theories in authentic practice settings and contexts.
  • Apply communication and collaboration skills to design innovative contributions to professional practice.
  • Reflect critically on a complex body of contemporary health care system knowledge, research principles and methods to demonstrate mastery of nursing practice.
  • Use high level self-management skills to initiate, plan and disseminate a substantial project

Employment opportunities

Graduates from this program will have enhanced employment prospects in a range of health care settings and contexts. A masters level qualification is a minimum requirement for senior leadership and clinical roles in most health care organisations within Australia. The diversity of subject areas within this program also enhances the employment opportunities for graduates both in the domestic and international markets.

Possible future job titles

Senior Registered Nurse, Clinical Nurse Manager, Clinical Nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Preparation: Principles and Approaches
  • Professional Issues in Clinical Nursing
  • Literature Review
  • Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Setting
  • Coaching & Mentoring in the Clinical Setting
  • Master's Project Proposal
  • Evaluating Practice in Health
  • Master Health Project
  • Clinical Leadership and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




240 alternative credits


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.
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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096859K

  • All applicants are required to have a Bachelor degree in nursing. Applicants with equivalent prior learning must have two years full-time (or equivalent) post registration professional practice, and all applicants must also provide proof of current registration with the relevant nursing registration board and submit a current curriculum vitae including two professional references (submitted independently of the students application).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33850 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33850 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    21450 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21450 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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