Bachelor of Science/Master of Nursing

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

Bachelor of Science/Master of Nursing

Year 1, semesters 1 and 2

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

Year 2, semester 1

12 credit points of Science units (refer to the Science 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 Science units (refer to the Science 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 Science units (refer to the Science 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 Science units (refer to the Science 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

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
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

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