Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Professional Studies) (exit only)

  • Approved Abbreviation: GDNurs(ProfStudies)
  • Western Sydney University Program Code: 4736
  • AQF Level: 8

CRICOS Code: 086214G

This is an exit program only. Applicants apply to Master of Nursing (Professional Studies) and exit with the Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Professional Studies) award.

Study Mode

One year full time or two years part-time.

Program Advice

Dr Lyn Francis

Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.

Enquire about this program| Local Admission | International Admission |

Location

Campus Attendance Mode Advice
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Full Time External Lyn Francis
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Part Time External Lyn Francis
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Full Time Internal Lyn Francis
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Part Time Internal Lyn Francis
 

This is an exit only program. 

Program Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points including the subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
NURS 7019Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care10
NURS 7023Evidence Based Health Care10
NURS 7025Health Promotion and the Nurse10
NURS 7032Mental Health for Communities10
PUBH 7021Primary Health Care and its Applications10
PUBH 7026Supporting Aged Communities10
Select two electives20
Total Credit Points80

Elective subjects

Students may select their electives from any program offered by the university, provided any requisite requirements are met.