Nursing courses

Bachelor of Nursing University of Wollongong - UOW

3.33 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Nurses play an important role in the healthcare system and are involved in a range of activities that are designed to provide care of people with acute, chronic and complex health conditions. Nurses are integral in the treatment of individuals, families, communities and populations.

Our campuses are equipped with modern clinical learning laboratories where you will have opportunities to apply theory to practice in a supportive environment, prior to undertaking workplace experience. During the course you will attend 21 weeks of off-campus workplace experience in hospitals, clinics, aged care facilities and health services. This will allow you to be immersed in the practice of nursing where you will care for patients and clients, putting into practice what you have learned in lectures, tutorials, workshops and clinical learning laboratories.


'Acute care' in nursing; this is caring for people who are experiencing a distinct episode of illness.
'Chronic and aged care' in order to meet the needs of...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Nursing University of Wollongong - UOW based on 3 reviews
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Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: Provided me with the knowledge and skills to assist people in their recovery

Negatives: The spiral learning model meant that many subjects were missed or were glossed over

My advice to future students is: Do thorough research into the course you want to do at a number of universities to find the best for

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April 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: That it is available so close by and I didn’t have to leave home or move away/out.

Negatives: Lack of communication, teachers not showing up, lack of scholarships for EVERYONE (not just ATSIP, single mums, people on centerlink)

My advice to future students is: Chose a different university if you’re willing to...

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

Positive really great class sizes and good teachers.
Negatives poor communication on specific detail regarding placements and leaves students in the dark a bit

My advice to future students is: It may seem confusing at first but give it a chance

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