Nursing courses

Bachelor of Nursing Federation University Australia

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

You want to improve people's lives and help them during difficult times. You want a degree where you spend time learning in a variety of clinical settings and a career where you are constantly updating your skills.

We'll support you as you become a registered nurse. You'll learn to deliver the highest quality care that's focused on the person and use reasoning and evidence-based care to improve your patients' outcomes.

Your subjects include working with diverse communities, mental health, medical and surgical nursing, and palliative care. You'll also learn skills like leadership and management to give you even more confidence when you start your career. Your options will be wide when you graduate. You may choose to work in emergency illness, mental health, long-term care, intercultural health or population health. Wherever you work, chances are your career in nursing will be challenging, stimulating and rewarding. You may even decide to further your studies into a specialised nursing area including midwifery or paramedicine.

Flexible Delivery (domestic students only): Students will study predominately online and will attend the campus for intensive weeks of on-campus work in each semester.

Majors

Areas of study include: biomedical sciences, general nursing, health promotion, health, nursing, psychology, public health, sociology

Careers

Aged care nurse
Clinical audit nurse
Community health nurse
Critical care nurse
Division one nurse
Emergency nurse
General practice nurse
Gerontic...

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Additional Information

Minimum of 800 hours of clinical placement. These placements take place in a variety of healthcare settings across Victoria.

Clinical practice i...

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Ratings

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



Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2016

I did this course when it was part of Monash University.

Positives: One of the positive aspects I found from the course was the extra tutoring group they offered to students who were having trouble with Anatomy & Physiology especially the pathophysiology part. This subject I found was the hardest, I had to repeat this subj...

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May 2018
Year completed 2017

Small university so some lecturers are readily available often. On the contrary, some lecturers have extremely poor communication skills and can take weeks to return calls & emails. All courses are taught online so good if you have other commitments. Good practical lab facilities.

My advice to future students is: Make use ...

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