GD158 - Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing
RMIT program code: GD158
Plan name: Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing
Plan code: GD158DE
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
2017 Enrolment Program Structure
To graduate you must complete the following:
|Year One of Program
To be considered for admission into the program you should normally:
1. hold a Bachelor of Nursing (BN) degree or equivalent, or a Bachelor Degree in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing from an approved higher education institution (in the case of nurses with senior experience in mental health a diploma may be considered equivalent).
2. hold a current registration or be eligible for registration as a Division One Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
3. have completed 830 hours of clinical practice in an approved mental health service or employed to do this during the program.
Year One of Program
NURS1049 Mental Health Nursing Clinical Portfolio will not be offered in 2017.
All courses listed may not be available each semester. Credit and recognition of prior learning is available for affiliated mental health graduate nurse programs.
Please note the program runs on campus on a Monday and you will enrol into on-campus courses, but the courses are offered to distance students as all lectures are recorded for flexible learning.
Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:
Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:
Contact details and related links
Program structure enquiries
Students commencing mid year 2017 are welcome to "drop in" to discuss any concerns with their program or enrolment. Academic and support staff will be available to assist. Staff will be available Thursday 29 June between 12.00 noon - 2.00pm in Building 201, Level 2, Room 7 (opposite the Science, Engineering and Health Academic Services Centre). Attendance is not compulsory.
Science, Engineering and Health
School of Health and Biomedical Sciences
Building 201, Level 2, Room 10
Bundoora West Campus
Phone: +61 3 9925 7376
Fax: +61 3 9925 7503
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