Master of Emergency Nursing

Level: Postgraduate coursework

Emergency nursing is an exciting specialty area of nursing practice which requires the application of advanced knowledge and skills to a challenging and diverse group of patients who are experiencing acute and sometimes life-threatening conditions. Students of the Emergency Nursing program will learn how to deliver specialist care to these patients.

With an excellent reputation in emergency teaching and research Sydney Nursing School is well placed to be education the emergency nurses of the future.

The program is designed for registered nurses currently working in the emergency environment, providing them with the knowledge, skills and attributes necessary to provide quality, high-level care to critically ill patients and their families.

Offered at masters, graduate diploma and graduate certificate levels, the Emergency Nursing program is designed to assist registered nurses working in this area to become clinical leaders.

Students have the option of taking a research stream within any of Sydney Nursing School's advanced learning specialty degrees, including Emergency Nursing. This stream will develop students' research skills and knowledge and is a pathway into the PhD program at Sydney Nursing School.

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