Bachelor of Nursing / Bachelor of Public Health

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This combined program prepares multi-skilled professionals who meet the current requirements for employment in the area of nursing and, in addition, who can apply their knowledge and skills of public health. Graduates will find employment in areas such as health care settings for health promotion agencies.

Course Fee:


International: $167,100

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA); Students require Hepatitis B vaccination, CPR certification and a current Blue Card prior to commencing the clinical placement components in this course.

Structure:

432 credit points within the integrated course. The clinical practice units may require students to undertake block practicums of 2 or more weeks' duration during semester breaks.

Subjects you can Study:

Nursing; Public health

Study Pathways:

Students may be able to claim credit for part of their course on the basis of completed or partially completed studies and other assessable learning outcomes.

Further information:

Students require Hepatitis B vaccination, CPR certification and a current Blue Card prior to commencing the clinical placement components in this course. Diphtheria, Measles, Mumps, Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Rubella, Tetanus and Varicella (Chicken Pox) vaccinations are mandatory for all students attending a Queensland Health facility for placement. Hepatitis A, Influenza and Poliomyelitis are highly recommended for all Health students. The clinical practice units require students to undertake block practicums of two or more weeks, which may be scheduled during semester breaks. QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for students. Applicants who receive an OP 1-5 or equivalent are guaranteed an offer for this course in the major offer round.

Recognition:

Graduates are eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (ANMAC) and to apply for professional membership of the Australian College of Nursing (ACN); the Public Health Association of Australia and the Australian Health Promotion Association

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kelvin Grove No info No Full time 4 years

Why study with us?

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession through real experiences and contacts.

Many of our courses offer you the flexibility to expand your knowledge into fields that your degree doesn’t traditionally explore—making study more stimulating and preparing you for a more agile future. You can also choose from an extensive range of double degrees for a competitive advantage that gives you greater variety in your study and career, plus opportunities and networks across two fields. There are also options to study online or undertake a short professional development course through QUTeX to apply quickly in your career.

Be career ready

You will gain experience in labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with industry partners. We are ranked in the top 50 in the world for employer-student connections*.

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. In fact, more founders of start-ups have studied at QUT than any other Queensland university**.

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked in the world’s top 250 universities***.

City-based campuses

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, as well as a dedicated Creative Industries Precinct and new Education Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus.

 

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* QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019.

**Startup Muster Report 2018.

***QS World University Rankings 2019.

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