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2014 Bachelor of Nursing with Honours(H4A)  Download to Zip

Responsible faculty or institute:
Health (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Sydney: Rozelle, Darlinghurst
Course Duration: Minimum 1 yrs, Maximum 2 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school):

Damhnat McCann, (03) 6324 3812


This on-campus course is offered at Launceston, Hobart, Rozelle and Darlinghurst on a full time or part time basis. The course length is a minimum of one year of full-time study and a maximum of two years part time.

Admission & Prerequisites

To be admitted to the honours program a student must hold a Bachelor of Nursing, normally with a minimum of a credit average acrossthe final4 full semesters of the degree.

Course Objectives

The objectives of the Bachelor of Nursing with Honours are:

  • Develop an understanding of individual responses to nursing practice and how this impacts on research.
  • Develop the ability to critically and theoretically analyse a context or aspect of practice and apply this analysis to the research project.
  • Conduct a modest but rigorous research project that incorporates an appropriate research design and demonstrates critical engagement with the phenomenon of interest.
  • Contribute to a scholarly community through dialogue, debate and critique.

Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Bachelor of Nursing with Honours may enter graduate/professional development programs in Australian healthcare systems. Graduates are prepared to undertake postgraduate research and activities; and gain preferential access to postgraduate courses.

Articulation to/from Course

Graduates holding first class (I) or upper 2nd class (IIA) BN (Hons) are eligible to apply for PhD candidature.

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