1 year part-time
$9,750.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual fee
The Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing will enable registered nurses to develop advanced knowledge and specialist skills in the paediatric nursing environment.
Please note that successful completion of this program does not lead to eligibility to apply for registration as a nurse. Prospective students seeking eligibility to apply for registration should refer to the Bachelor of Nursing.
|3289||Graduate Certificate in Acute Care Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3290||Graduate Certificate in Critical Care Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3291||Graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3343||Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing (this program)||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3345||Graduate Certificate in Professional Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|5721||Master of Advanced Nursing Practice||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
This program is offered part-time only via online delivery.
Students commencing in Trimester 1 or 2 undertake two courses (20 credit points) each trimester.
Students commencing in Trimester 3 undertake one course (10 credit points) each trimester.
Leave of absence
Students may not take leave of absence in this program without the prior approval of the Program Director. The Program Director will review applications for leave of absence relative to the maximum time available to complete the program, professional registration requirements and employment requirements (if applicable).
You will have clinical specialist skills in the area of paediatric nursing and will be able to expect increased professional recognition, mobility and an enhanced ability to remain in employment.
Graduates from the Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing may apply for entry to the Master of Advanced Nursing Practice. This Masters program is scheduled to commence in Trimester 1-2019 (subject to University approval).
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
|Year of study||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee 40cp|
|2020||Fee Band 19.5||$243.75||$9,750.00|
|2019||Fee Band 18.0||$225.00||$9,000.00|
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.