You will explore and reflect upon health care issues within a framework of contemporary nursing practice, and practise advanced physical nursing assessment (having acquired knowledge and skills in both physiological and pathophysiological processes, pharmacological concepts, and relevant principles of microbiology).
Who is this course for?
This course is for degree-qualified registered nurses looking to advance their skills in advanced physical nursing assessment. This is a flexible course that can be tailored to suit your professional needs.
This course is available to International students via external or distance study only
Entry requirements (Additional)
English band level 2 - the minimum English Language test scores you need are:
*Academic IELTS – 6.5 (no component lower than 6.0), OR
*TOEFL – 570 (plus minimum Test of Written English score of 4.5), OR
*TOEFL (internet based) – 90 (minimum writing score of 21), OR
*Pearson (PTE Academic) - 64
If you meet the academic requirements for a course, but not the minimum English requirements, you will be given the opportunity to take an English program to improve your skills in addition to an offer to study a degree at JCU. The JCU degree offer will be conditional upon the student gaining a certain grade in their English program. This combination of courses is called a packaged offer.
JCU’s English language provider is Union Institute of Languages (UIL). UIL have teaching centres on both the Townsville and Cairns campuses.
Why JCU?James Cook University
offers personal attention and ongoing support for you to achieve your goals. We have:
*Academic and professional staff across our four major campuses
*specialised biophysical science laboratories
*simulated hospital wards
*1st February for commencement in semester one (February)
*1st July for commencement in semester two (mid-year/July)
Completion of a recognised, appropriate undergraduate degree, or equivalent prior learning including appropriate professional experience.