Master of Nursing

Avondale College of Higher Education

Program Description

Master of Nursing

Avondale College of Higher Education

Master of Nursing

Course Overview

The postgraduate course in nursing at Avondale College of Higher Education is designed to provide you with the option to either develop nursing specialist qualifications in clinical teaching, clinical nursing, leadership and management or to undertake a generic course with no particular specialisation. These areas of study are designed to extend and deepen a registered nurse's knowledge, skills and appreciation of advanced practice through in-depth study of contemporary health care issues, nursing research and evidence-based perspectives of practice, leadership and management approaches, health promotion, holistic assessment, therapeutic interventions and evaluation. The ability to function both autonomously and collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team is an essential element in the course. Further, postgraduate students will also be expected to demonstrate accountability for safe practice from legal, ethical and professional perspectives.

Course Code


Course Duration

One and a half years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Study Mode

Distance education


Avondale’s Master of Nursing course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency.


A career as a Registered Nurse offers many opportunities to work in diverse roles in a range of hospital and community settings both in Australia and globally. There are various career paths the Registered Nurse can pursue including, clinical practice, nursing leadership and management, research and nurse education.

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Last updated February 10, 2017
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18 months
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Start date Mar. 2017
Australia Cooranbong, New South Wales
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Australia Wahroonga, New South Wales
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Duration 18 months
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