Nursing courses

Bachelor of Nursing Western Sydney University - WSU

4.25 out of 5 from 12 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Sydney
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Western’s Bachelor of Nursing will show you how to make a difference in people’s lives. Every day.

Practice your theory on mannequins and fully equipped hospital beds and get an opportunity to help people while you study, with placements in a range of health facilities and community settings.

If nursing is your calling, Western can show you how to fulfil it.

Professional accreditation
This degree has accreditation and approval from the Nurses and Midwives Board Australia.
Careers

Become a registered nurse in areas like:
Community health, Emergency or trauma units, Forensics, Drug and alcohol health, Occupational health, Palliative care,...

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Additional Information

Clinical practice units
Western’s CPUs are designed to simulate a contemporary hospital ward setting. They all contain teaching and practice rooms...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Nursing Western Sydney University - WSU based on 12 reviews
Rating
4.25
Job prospects
4.25
Teachers
4.17
Course work
4.33
Time worthy
4.33
Money Worthy
4.33



Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: Heaps of support, great content

Negatives: Not enough time on campus. Expected to do too much self guided learning

My advice to future students is: Be prepared

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

The course provides hands-on experience from the first year and equips you with the skills needed to work as a nurse. You get the opportunity to work in a hospital alongside doctors and other, qualified nurses and have the opportunity to interact with real life patients.

My advice to future students is: This course requir...

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July 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: Reasonable workload, smooth transition to workplace

Negatives: Variations in course studies when compared to other universities

My advice to future students is: Follow the workload distribution and seek resources from other universities or schools to expand knowledge attainment

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July 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: Good way to know more about how to look after people well

Negatives: Too much of placements

My advice to future students is: Prepare for placements

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Students learn the actual application of the learnings inside the classroom by answering a case study. Student will be able to identify the physiological And physical manifestations at what is scientifically discussed in the books

Negatives: Slow learners will find it too difficult to catch up because classroom ...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: I found this course great for building on knowledge as I only had experience in aged care. From year 1 the course started very basic and each semester built onto of the knowledge therefore i didn't feel as though i was way out of my league and confused going into every class. There were lots of inclusive activities...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: This course extended my previous studies and allowed me to grow in my chosen career. Being a course in high demand, there were multiple class times that allowed flexibility for attendence. This course offered online classes which again allowed flexibility and independent learning.

Negatives: This course was not ...

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June 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: I love studying to be a nurse. Attending class is firstly hard to find but you get used to it. The teachers are great and the lectures are easy to follow. Some of the practical units are super hard but so good to learn. Work experience is organised through the uni and it is long hours but the practice is worth the ...

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: environmentally friendly, very supportive networks and extremely diverse

Negatives: the distance 😩

My advice to future students is: go for gold ! its such a good and fun course to do, the environment is so much better than school as it teaches you to be independent, and builds your confidence to be able to as...

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April 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: Lot of employment opportunities in future as course as this uni is very reputed, also a exposure to medical industry by number of guest lectures

Negatives: Not too many. First year is lot of assignment burden. They are very strict about deadlines with no extensions. Also sometime as they have too many campuses w...

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