Honours

Bachelor of Nursing Honours

This is an additional year of study designed to further the knowledge you’ve developed throughout your undergraduate Nursing course.

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Murdoch code

H1258

Study mode

Full Time or Part Time

Duration (years)

1

Selection rank

CRICOS code

064839A
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For learner engagement, overall experience, student support, teaching quality and skills development for nursing. 2

Prepare for the real world

Gain experience in our state-of-the-art clinical teaching wards and modern simulation suites.

Get hands-on experience

Complete 18 weeks of work experience in hospitals, aged care and community settings throughout WA.

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Semester 2 Semester 2
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Semester 2 Semester 2
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Overview

If you receive excellent results throughout your undergraduate Nursing degree, you may be eligible to undertake Honours in Nursing.

This is an additional year of study designed to further the knowledge you’ve developed throughout your undergraduate Nursing course.

Working closely with an academic, you’ll undertake an intensive research project on a topic of your choice, and further develop your research ability through an advanced research skills unit and some additional coursework.

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You can apply to start studying at the following times.
Available Not Available
Internal External
Murdoch Semester 1 Semester 1
Semester 2 Semester 2
Mandurah Semester 1 Semester 1
Semester 2 Semester 2
Find out how to apply successfully.

Structure

To help plan the structure of your course, search for our suggested course plans.

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Entry requirements

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English Requirements

You must be able to meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch, which may include the successful completion of a variety of English proficiency tests.

Minimum English Language Requirements - Undergraduate (pdf) 200 KB
Minimum English Language Requirements - Postgraduate (pdf) 216 KB

 

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

Find out more

 

This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

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