Internationally Qualified Nurse (IQN)

Monash University

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Overview

Short Course
Melbourne
12 Weeks Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Internationally Qualified Nurse (IQN) Program (formally known as the IRON Program) is a university-based initiative that aims to prepare international nurses for Australian registration.

This course recognises the high level of preparation that international nurses receive in completing their Bachelor of Nursing in other countries and takes the entry point for familiarising students within nursing in Australia. The focus is on those aspects of the practice of nursing in Australia that differs from practice in other countries.

The program is made up of seven modules. The first five are online and can be completed by the student before coming to Australia. The sixth module is an intensive one week program at Monash University and the final module is a six week full-time clinical experience in an Australian hospital.
Placements

The program involves 6 weeks of clinical placement in an Australian Hospital. The placement may be located anywhere in Australia, and we cannot guarantee that you...

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Additional Information

Participants must successfully complete the IQN program in order to be recommended by Monash University for nurse registration in Australia. Succes...

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