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nurse & midwife courses

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Midwifery and nursing courses at undergraduate bachelor, postgraduate diploma master, PhD doctorate degree levels at Australian universities are listed below. 

  • A degree enables  university grads to take advantage of career opportunities in Health Care, Aged Care, midwifery etc
  • Besides ATAR, what are the prerequisite subjects at HSC Year 12 ?
  • Where can I study to be a qualified Nurse or a midwife ?

  • Midwives provide care, education, advice and support to expectant mothers and their families during pregnancy, labour and birth
  • Demand for male nurses exists, particularly in the mental health area where they remain perpetually high
  • Nurses  often  specialize and adopt specialist roles like Renal, Theater or Cardiothoracic Theatre Nurse or Mental health nursing
  • Nursing is a good recession proof profession as nurses are always in demand globally, thus providing best job opportunities even for travel
  • Which Australian university conducts training for qualifications in Nursing or Midwifery ?
  • Nurses and midwives work with doctors, physicians, surgeons, paramedics to provid health care
  • In states outside Victoria, nurses are classified as:
  1. Nurse practitioner (NP)
  2. Enrolled nurse (EN)
  3. Registered nurse (RN)

Typical admission requirements for Nursing & Midwifery :

  • Biology and/or Chemistry, English proficiency

New South Wales : NSW

Victoria : VIC

Queensland QLD

  • Nursing course at Griffith University
  • Nursing studies at University of Southern Queensland: USQ
  • Nursing at Central Queensland University: CQU
  • Nursing degrees at University of the Sunshine Coast:  USC
  • Nursing at University of Queensland : UQ
  • Nursing at Queensland University of Technology: QUT
  • Nursing, Midwifery & Nutrition at James Cook University : JCU
  • Graduate Certificate m Graduate Diploma  in Nursing  at Australian Catholic University

Western Australia WA

South Australia: SA

Tasmania : TAS

  • Nursing & Midwifery at University of Tasmania : UTAS

Northern Territory : NT

  • Charles Darwin University:  CDU

Australian Capital Territory : ACT

Australia wide

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