What will I learn?

This qualification reflects the role of an enrolled nurse working under supervision of a registered nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across all areas of the health sector. Enrolled Nurses can work in all areas of hospital-based care, primary health care settings, aged care facilities, operating theatres, community nursing sector, mental health, and a broad range of other settings. You will have gained considerable skills and knowledge in the clinical environment, and around critical thinking, understanding of research and evidence-based care, which are essential skills moving into the nursing sector.

Course Structure

To receive this qualification, you must complete 25 units Ð 20 core and 5 electives. Students attend college 20 hours per week over 3 days.

The course is conducted in 8 terms, each comprising 10 weeks, inclusive of holidays. The course requires 400 hours (10 weeks) of mandatory Placement Experience, in four separate blocks. Fieldwork Placements are a requirement of the AHPRA registration process. We find these placements for you, as they are fully supervised, and require several competencies to be achieved at each placement.

Course Outcomes

A graduate from a Diploma of Nursing program approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) is able to apply for registration with the NMBA as an enrolled nurse.

This qualification is also a gateway to a bachelor course in nursing. Students can enter directly into the second year of a three-year degree, and work as an EN whilst completing the bachelor.

CRICOS

095803A

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
A$15,000.00 (US$ 10,846) per year
Fees: AUD $15,000 (1st year) and AUD $12,000 (2nd year); Enrolment fee: AUD $200; Materials Fee: AUD $1,500
Start date

31 January 2022, 25 April 2022, 18 July 2022, 3 October 2022

Venue

Stott's College

Melbourne City Campus,

168 Exhibition Street,

MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3000, MELBOURNE, Australia

Online/Distance (2 years)

Tuition fees
A$15,000.00 (US$ 10,846) per year
Fees: AUD $15,000 (1st year) and AUD $12,000 (2nd year); Enrolment fee: AUD $200; Materials Fee: AUD $1,500
Start date

31 January 2022, 25 April 2022, 18 July 2022, 3 October 2022

Entry requirements

For international students

Completed Year 12 or equivalent

English Language Test Pathway

You have achieved the required scores in one of the approved English language tests as specified in the NMBA's English language skills registration standard.

  • IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 7.0 (with no individual band less than 7.0)
  • TOEFL (Internet Based Test Ð IBT): minimum overall score of 94 (with minimum score of 24 in listening and reading and 27 in writing and 23 in speaking)
  • OET minimum B
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 65 (with no communication band less than 65).

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