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Master of Nurse Education

Course code I33

Prepares nurses to undertake senior roles in nurse education, training, continuing education, and/or staff development in the healthcare sector.

The course focuses on developing and enhancing teaching and learning knowledge, skills, and practices that enable graduates to have an impact on the next generation of nurses.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

I33

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $21,450

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Duration

1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

I33

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information.

Duration

1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

This course is not offered for study on-campus to international students with a student visa.

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
NST6101Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Setting20
CCA6100Developing Resources for Clinical Education20
CMC6100Coaching and Mentoring in the Clinical Setting20
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
NUR6116Evaluating Practice in Health20
CLM6100Clinical Leadership and Management20
MNP6101Evidence-based Practice and Research Design20
Year 2 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
CTP6100Clinical Teaching Practicum20
MNP6107Nursing Research Project20
CCE6100Managing a Changing Environment in Nursing Education20

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply cognitive, and creative analytical skills to investigate, evaluate and synthesise complex concepts and theories in authentic practice settings and contexts.
  2. Apply communication and collaboration skills to design innovative contributions to nurse education practice.
  3. Reflect critically on a complex body of contemporary nurse education knowledge, research principles and methods to demonstrate mastery of nurse education practice.
  4. Use high level self-management skills to initiate, plan and disseminate a substantial project.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $21,450 *

* Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

Graduates of this course will be equipped for leadership roles in clinical environments where education and training are conducted. Settings for these positions include clinics, hospital settings, outpatient facilities, businesses, schools, and community centres.

Possible future job titles

Staff Development Nurse, Clinical Nurse Educator, Lecturer (non-tertiary)

Student
stories

"Finding a nursing niche"
Charlotte BramanisMaster of Nurse Education

Charlotte returned to study after working in Nursing for 20 years. After completing a Graduate Certificate in Children and Young People's Nursing, she is undertaking a Master of Nurse Education at ECU.

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