Bachelor of Arts/Master of Nursing

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Bachelor of Arts/Master of Nursing

Year 1, semesters 1 and 2

48 credit points of Arts units (refer to the Arts handbook for requirements)

Year 2, semester 1

12 credit points of Arts units (refer to the Arts handbook for requirements) and the following Nursing subjects:
NURS5081
Introduction to Nursing Practice
6      Semester 1
NURS5042
The Body, Its Function and Pharmacology
6      Semester 1

Year 2, semester 2

12 credit points of Arts units (refer to the Arts handbook for requirements) and the following Nursing subjects:
NURS5006
Illness Experience and Nursing Care
6    P NURS5042
Semester 2
NURS5043
Understanding Health & Managing Disease
6    P NURS5042
Semester 2

Year 3, semester 1

12 credit points of Arts units (refer to the Arts handbook for requirements) and the following Nursing subjects:
NURS5002
Social Contexts of Health
6      Semester 1
NURS5082
Developing Nursing Practice
6    C Corequisite: NURS5081
Semester 1

Year 3, semester 2

12 credit points of Arts units (refer to the Arts handbook for requirements) and the following Nursing subjects:
NURS5084
Nursing the Acutely Ill Person
6    P NURS5082 and NURS5081
Semester 2
NURS5085
Mental Health Nursing Practice
6    C NURS5084
Semester 2

Year 4, semester 1

Teaching for this unit of study starts in February before the commencement of the semester. Students will be notified of specific dates during second semester in the year prior.
NURS6031
Leadership and Collaborative Practice
6   

Teaching for this unit of study starts in February before the commencement of the semester. Students will be notified of specific dates during second semester in the year prior.
Semester 1
NURS6033
Health of Indigenous Populations (MN)
6      Semester 1
NURS6018
Care and Chronic Conditions
6    P NURS5084 and NURS5085 and NURS5082 and (NURS5043 or NURS5086)
Semester 1
NURS6019
High Acuity Nursing
6    P NURS5082 and NURS5084 and (NURS5042 or NURS5083) and (NURS5043 or NURS5086)
Semester 1

Year 4, semester 2

NURS6022
Community Health Nursing
6    P NURS6018 and NURS6019
Semester 2
NURS6029
Australian Health Care - Global Context
6      Semester 2
NURS6030
Research and Evidence
6    P NURS5002 and NURS5006
Semester 2
NURS6032
Professional Practice (MN)
6    P NURS5085 and (NURS5043 or NURS5086) and NURS6018 and NURS6019
Semester 2