Master of Nursing (Graduate Entry)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
This is an intellectually stimulating and challenging nursing program for students who already hold a degree in any field and want to become a registered nurse in Australia. The course attracts students from diverse academic disciplines and promotes critical thinking and engaged debate in a vibrant learning environment. You will develop clinical practice knowledge and skills, explore healthcare systems and develop an understanding of your profession within local and global contexts. You will investigate workforce and professional practice issues, contemporary health problems, ethical issues in health care, community expectations for healthcare quality and safety, and many more interesting topics.
Progression rules
(1) All candidates enrolled in the Master of Nursing (Graduate Entry) must successfully complete all first year Master of Nursing units of study before progressing to second year Master of Nursing units of study as prescribed in the Unit of Study table for this degree.
(2) Candidates may be permitted to enrol in first year units of study while also enrolled in a normal first year pattern in the Master of Nursing providing the requested units are available in the required semester and the pre-requisites have been met.
Graduate opportunities
Graduates can select from a wide and growing range of practice areas in the public and private health care systems including acute care hospitals, children is hospitals, trauma and emergency care, mental health nursing, ages care, community nursing, palliative care, home care nursing, drug and alcohol centres, operating rooms and other surgical settings, and rural and remote nursing and international health.


Which department am I in? Sydney Nursing School

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

English Language Requirements: IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0; TOEFL Paper based score of 565; TOEFL IBT: 85; PTE Academic score of 61; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 58; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): 45; Cambridge English scale: CAE and CPE: 176.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Applicants must have a previous Australian level bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline other than nursing. English language requirements: TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 592 overall including a minimum result of 5.0 in Writing TOEFL IBT: including a minimum result of 23 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 25 in Writing

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
The University of Canterbury offers below pathways courses for this subject Certificate in Criminal Justice (CertCJ)
Certificate in University Preparation (CUP)
STAR Programme
Foundation Studies Certificate
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from UCIC New Zealand

Full Time (2 years)

A$35,500.00 (US$ 27,768) per year

5 March 2018

The University of Sydney Camperdown/Darlington Campus, THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY, New South Wales, 2006, SYDNEY, Australia