Bachelor of Nursing Science (Post-registration) (Fiji)
Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences
To be advised
Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.
Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements
Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System. An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU). Students scoring below this may be offered up to six months intensive language training prior to admission to the course.
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
24 credit points as per course structure
Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).
NS3118:03 Evidence-Based Practice
NS2410:03 Critical Thinking for Nursing
NS3340:03 Nursing for Chronic Illness and Palliative Care
NS3360:03 Clinical Nursing Practice 5
NS3410:03 Nursing Inquiry 3 – Nursing Knowledge
NS3430:03 Preparation of the Nurse Manager
BNURS-FIJI-6U 6 credit points of Advanced Standing
COURSE AVAILALE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
Candidates may apply for advanced standing for previous tertiary study in accordance with the Advanced Standing for Previous Studies and Recognised Prior Learning policy associated procedures.
6 credit points
Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 5 years prior to the commencement of this course.
Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 8 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the candidate has not completed this course.
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable – this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award