GD159 - Graduate Diploma in Child and Family Health Nursing

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RMIT program code: GD159
Plan name: Graduate Diploma in Child and Family Health Nursing
Plan code: GD159
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 

NOTE: GD159 courses have early start times Semester 1 and Semester 2.

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Year One of Program

To graduate you must complete the seven (7) core courses and one (1) elective course.

NURS2182 Health Promotion for Early Parenting will run as PGRDflex19 (January/February) as an intensive  (mixed delivery) mode.  Intensive 2 days on campus Monday 7th January and Wednesday 23rd January, course will then continue online. When enrolling you will need to search for class number 1111 to add the course.

 

NURS1019 - Early start intensive Thursday 18th and Friday 19th July 2019. Remaining classes continue in Semester 2, 2019.

 

NURS1023 - Early start intensive February 25th, 26th and 27th. Remaining classes continue in Semester 1, 2019.

 

NURS1170 - Early start intensive February 18th, 19th and 20th. Remaining classes continue in Semester 1, 2019.

Part-time students are advised to contact the Program Co-ordinator, Dr Leanne Sheeran (leanne.sheeran@rmit.edu.au) regarding enrolment.

 

To complete the core clinical components of the program students must hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check, as well as meet a number of Immunisation and Compliance requirements.  Students must take action to satisfy these requirements immediately following enrolment.  Please note that a full course of Immunisations can take up to 7 months to complete.

 

These Immunisation and Compliance requirements are clearly outlined in the Program Summary, Admissions, Immunisation and Compliance requirements section:

https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/levels-of-study/postgraduate-study/graduate-diplomas/gd159

 

Students are advised to take action as soon as they have enrolled in the Program.

 

Further instructions regarding application and submission of clinical pre-requisites will be emailed to students by the School’s Work Integrated Leanring Team (shbs.wil@rmit.edu.au).

 

Complete the following Seven (7) core courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Child and Family Nursing in the Community12YesNURS1019Bundoora Campus2548
Family and Community Studies12NURS1170Bundoora Campus2563
Child and Family Health Assessment12YesNURS1023Bundoora Campus2564
Working in Partnership with Families12YesNURS2185Bundoora Campus2565
Child and Family Nutrition12YesNURS2181Bundoora Campus2566
Maternal and Child Health Clinical Practice12YesNURS2183Bundoora Campus2549
AND

Select and complete One (1) postgraduate option from the following courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Context of Mental Health Nursing12YesNURS1066Bundoora Campus2554
Parent-Infant Mental Health12YesNURS2184Bundoora Campus2541
Foundations of Mental Health Nursing Partnerships12YesNURS1042Bundoora Campus2553
Therapeutic Initiatives in Mental Health12YesNURS2118Bundoora Campus2555
Health Inquiry Critique12YesPUBH1080Bundoora Campus2539
 

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Program structure enquiries

 

Academic Services
College of Science, Engineering and Health

 

Online:

Submit an academic assistance enquiry via login to the RMIT Connect Portal

 

Call:

+61 3 9925 5000 and select option 3 then option 4 for SEH Academic Services.

 

In person:

SEH Academic Services at RMIT Connect Bundoora Campus.

Building 202, Level 2
Bundoora campus west
Plenty Road
Bundoora VIC 3083

 

Join the queue before you visit, text BUND to 0417 764 183

 

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Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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Enrolment

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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