Why choose Advanced Practice Nursing course at Queensland University of Technology
QUT's School of Nursing has an established reputation as a provider of postgraduate programs that recognise and respond to priorities in clinical nursing practice and prepare professionals for specialist and leadership positions.
In consultation with industry partners, the school has recently reviewed its postgraduate programs to ensure continued alignment with industry's need for graduates who demonstrate nursing leadership and advanced practice skills.
The comprehensive content incorporates change management theory, research and project implementation capability, leadership skills and knowledge for the improvement of practice and service delivery, and the socio-political aspects of contemporary nursing practice.
You will also select a dissertation or project pathway and will opt to major in either health professional education or chronic health care nursing. You may also choose to complete the program with no major and select electives from a wide list that includes the science of pharmacology, health statistics, dementia, and quality management in health.
The Master of Advanced Practice Nursing prepares you for leadership roles in specialist areas of health care. Graduates will demonstrate leadership of teams, autonomy, expert judgement, and the agility to improve healthcare outcomes and service delivery models.
- Advanced Practice Nurse
- Clinical Nurse Consultant
- Clinical Nurse Manager
- Executive Director of Nursing
- Nurse Unit Manager
- Nursing Director
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Clinical Leadership in Specialist Nursing
- Qualitative Research
- Dissertation Preparation
- Health Care Context and Service Provision
- Advanced Qualitative Methods
- Health Statistics
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesNursing View 87 other Masters in Nursing in Australia
You need either:
- a completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher award) with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4 (on QUT's 7 point scale)in nursing; or
- a completed recognised associate degree in nursing and one of year work experience as a registered nurse (or equivalent).
The Master of Advanced Practice Nursing does not lead to registration as a nurse in Australia. International students seeking registration in Australia should contact the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency for further advice or consider our Bachelor of Nursing program.
International30700 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 30700 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
National20900 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20900 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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