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Deepen your theoretical and practice knowledge with a Master of Advanced Nursing at Deakin University.   

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Elevate your nursing career and prepare to take on leadership roles with the Master of Advanced Nursing . This degree helps you build the advanced clinical decision-making skills to improve health service delivery in your workplace.

Open the door to roles in advanced practice, education, leadership and management, policy and research.  

If you want to improve the quality and safety of your patient care, the Master of Advanced Nursing at Deakin University can help you take your career to the next level. This flexible degree puts you in control of your learning, with:

  • the opportunity to choose either a coursework or minor thesis pathway
  • exit points available at both the Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma


Graduates of the Master of Advanced Nursing will be well placed to take advantage of this demand. Depending on the units you have completed, your expertise will allow you to pursue a range of roles, including:

  • clinical nurse educator
  • clinical nurse specialist
  • associate or unit manager
  • research roles
  • critical care nurse
  • intensive care nurse
  • cardiac care nurse
  • emergency care nurse
  • perioperative nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical Dimensions of Nursing
  • Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Patient Safety and Risk Management
  • Therapeutic Medication Management 
  • Pathophysiology of Diabetes 
  • Diabetes in Social and Psychological Contexts 
  • Facilitating Clinical Learning 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


12 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

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.

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirements are successful completion of a three-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an approved university or other educational institution or successful completion of other equivalent qualifications gained by examination, or approved professional or industrial experience.
  • CRICOS Provider Code 00113B.   


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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