Nursing courses

Diploma of Nursing TAFE Queensland - QLD

4.45 out of 5 from 11 reviews
Diploma
Brisbane
1.5 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Develop skills to assist clients with acute and chronic health issues, implement and evaluate nursing plans, administer and monitor medications and prepare for medical and surgical procedures. Learn in a simulated clinical ward with state-of-the-art equipment then strengthen your skills putting everything you learn into practice with clinical placements in real nursing environments.
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Additional Information

Students are required to complete three clinical placements during this course. These clinical placements are for 3-4 weeks each and will take plac...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Diploma of Nursing TAFE Queensland - QLD based on 11 reviews
Rating
4.45
Job prospects
4.64
Teachers
4.45
Course work
4.82
Time worthy
4.55
Money Worthy
4.55



Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Lots of hands on learning, good teachers and learn lots of content

Negatives: The content is taught SO quickly that I feel like it just doesn’t stick. At the moment we are learning 2 body systems in one 3 hour lessons and it’s just too much to take in at once.

My advice to future students is: Be prepared to a...

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May 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: 1) Hands on experience during placements, 2) Feedback on assessments that help improve understanding and 3) Finding people with the same goals and knowledge as you

Negatives: Some markers fail you over insignificant reasons on your assessments

My advice to future students is: Prepare to study hard and give up...

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April 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Lots of hands on learning materials and simulated ward practice.

Negatives: Equipment isn’t updated regularly.

My advice to future students is: DO IT. if you have your mind set on something, start!! It is the best feeling in the world to begin to study and be so passionate about a degree.

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Some of the teachers are great. They are always willing to help you out if you need. The library staff are amazing they’re always there if you need any assistance at all and always happy to help.

Negatives: The teachers speed through content and make it extremely hard to keep up with what’s going on. My anatomy ...

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: The amount of effort the teachers go to, to provide the right training and the great facilities

Negatives: Too many people enrolled in the course

My advice to future students is: do not pick full time study unless you have the time to do it

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: In my course there is more hands on work than the same on at a uni. You get to meet new people every day and go into the workplace and experience that

Negatives: Not many negative,

My advice to future students is: Work your ass off if you want to get there

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April 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: 1. Real life experience
2. Helpful teachers
3. Useful content

Negatives: Too short, need to expand semester two into two semesters

My advice to future students is: Time management is the key to success in this course

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: The face to face learning, it really assists when asking questions that cant be answered via google

Negatives: That it can take almost a month to get assignments back to do a resit and that the lecturers dont give enough explaination of what theyre wanting you to change within those assessments

My advice to f...

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April 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: 1- content - was good and relatable
2-delivery - face to face easy to understand supported when needed
3- teachers - they all had real life experience and did everything they could to help

Negatives: Time management on tafe’s behalf

My advice to future students is: Go in with an open mind

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Make new friends, an enjoyable course.

Negatives: Lectures are long especially morning lecture that last 3 hours

My advice to future students is: Make sure you study for closed book exams

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