Nursing courses

Bachelor of Nursing Deakin University

3.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The School of Nursing and Midwifery at Deakin is one of the largest in Australia, and is committed to providing excellence in its courses through an emphasis on current trends and evidence-based practice in nursing. You will benefit from the cutting-edge facilities and equipment our purpose-built Clinical Simulation Centre offers.

Early in your first year you will undertake clinical placement and during the remainder of the course have the opportunity to develop clinical skills and knowledge across a range of health care environments in a variety of clinical practice locations. Under the supervision of registered nurses, you will be part of multidisciplinary health care teams in acute/sub-acute care, medical and surgical care, aged care, rehabilitation, paediatrics, community nursing and mental health nursing.

Our graduates continue to enjoy roles across both the government and private sectors. Nursing is a career rich with opportunity. As a Deakin nursing graduate you will be highly sought-after for your nursing knowledge, communication skills, professionalism, enthusiasm, problem-solving capabilities and your ability to provide high-quality, person-centred and evidence-based care focused towards improving patient outcomes. You will be well prepared to pursue a career as a registered nurse in a range of government and private sectors including hospitals, homes, hospices, aged care settings, clinics, schools, universities and community health centres.
Careers

Nursing is a career rich with opportunity. As a Deakin nursing graduate you will be highly sought-after for your nursing knowledge, communication skills,...

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Additional Information

Clinical placements are conducted throughout your course beginning in Trimester 1 of your first year. This early exposure to the clinical environme...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Nursing Deakin University based on 2 reviews
Rating
3.5
Job prospects
3.0
Teachers
4.5
Course work
4.0
Time worthy
4.0
Money Worthy
4.0



Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2009

Needed to be more hands on less study

My advice to future students is: Do a course that has more practical components

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

A positive aspect is the future pathways this has opened for me, after completing my year 12 I did not receive the right score for medicine at Monash so in turn I went and completed my bachelor of nursing and have found it so useful to follow into a paramedic course which I didn't even realise Id like to do. The downside howe...

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