About this course
- Entry and participation requirements
- Attributes, outcomes and skills
- Course structure
- Further study
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Further information: https://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/2020/courses/gc-npacc
|Award title||Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Acute and Complex Care)|
|Year & campus||2021|
|Fees information||Subject EFTSL, level, discipline and census date|
|Study level & type||Graduate Coursework|
|Credit points||50 credit points|
|Duration||12 months part-time|
The Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Acute and Complex Care) is a clinical coursework program designed to advance the knowledge and clinical practice skills of nurses who are specialising in general clinical settings, including medical, surgical or renal.
The course is nationally and internationally relevant, providing students with a sound understanding of the scientific knowledge and evidence that underpins knowledge and skill development in nursing practice. Students will develop the ability to apply knowledge to understand the practice of providing nursing care to individuals experiencing acute alterations in their health status.
The Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Acute and Complex Care) provides students with advanced knowledge and skills for advanced nursing practice and provides a pathway for further learning including the Masters of Advanced Nursing Practice.
Last updated: 17 July 2021