As an enrolled nurse the Advanced Diploma of Nursing - Online (Healthscope) enables you to become a specialist in your chosen area of nursing. Develop a higher level of nursing knowledge and skill to use in specialised areas of health care. Use this qualification to gain practical experience and further your career in the rewarding industry of health care.
This interactive online learning program enables you to study when and where you want.
To gain entry into HLT61107 Advanced Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 Nursing) a candidate must be eligible for registration (**) with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold HLT51612 Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled-Division 2 Nursing) or equivalent. (**) registration must be without notation: includes administration of medications by the enteral, topical, subcutaneous and intramuscular routes).
GCIT requires the following entry requirements to be met:
Other requirements are:
Advanced Standing (RPL)
A Recognition of Prior Learning application will be required for Enrolled Nurses who do not hold HLT51607/HLT51612 Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled-Division 2 Nursing). There is a cost related to obtaining Recognition of Prior Learning. The process requires students to gather evidence confirming their competency. A content specialist will advise you in this task. Enquire if you think you qualify.
For RPL enquiries contact the RPL Coordinator Kristy Randall on firstname.lastname@example.org
CRICOS provider Code 03037G
Application mode Enrol Direct with TAFE institute
Faculty Community Services and Health
Study area Health
Skill area Community services & health
Career Enrolled NurseCareer prospects
Students will be provided any recommended reading lists by their facilitator at the start of each unit.
Students will require access to textbooks for the two (2) core units. These may be available through the reference library with your facility, nursing union or students may choose to purchase their own copy.
Students will be advised of any required textbooks or recommended reading lists by their facilitator at the start of each unit.
|Unit code||Unit name||Unit type|
|HLTEN514B||Apply research skills within a contemporary health environment||Core|
|HLTEN606B||Assess clients and manage client care||Core|
|HLTEN511B||Provide nursing care for clients requiring palliative care||Elective|
|HLTEN519C||Administer and monitor intravenous medication in the nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN520B||Contribute to the care of mothers and babies||Elective|
|HLTEN601B||Practise in the orthopaedic nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN602B||Practise in the rehabilitation nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN604B||Practise in the neurological rehabilitation environment||Elective|
|HLTEN607B||Practise in the critical care environment||Elective|
|HLTEN608B||Practise in the domiciliary health care environment||Elective|
|HLTEN609B||Practise in the respiratory nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN610B||Practise in the cardiovascular nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN611B||Apply principles of diabetic nursing care||Elective|
|HLTEN612B||Practise in the perioperative nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN614B||Practise in the paediatric nursing environment||Elective|
|HLTEN615B||Practise in the contemporary aged care environment||Elective|
|HLTEN618B||Practise in contemporary rural/remote health care||Elective|
|HLTEN620B||Practise in first line emergency nursing||Elective|
|HLTRNL601C||Support the client with chronic kidney disease||Elective|
There may be one or more elective competencies, these may differ between institutes. Please contact the institute for more information'.
Payment and Payment Plans:
Students can pay for course fees by cheque, money order or credit card if enrolling via distance (i.e. interstate). In-person enrolments can be also paid by cash or EFTPOS.
Students may be eligible to pay course fees by instalment (fortnightly or monthly instalments for the cost of the course over the duration of study). Students wishing to apply for a Payment Plan will be required to submit an 'Application for Student Payment Plan' which asks income and expenses be declared for consideration prior to a payment-by-instalment approval. Approved Payment Plans are subject to terms and conditions and require a 25% deposit of the total cost of the course be paid at enrolment.
The Online Nursing Administration Team and individual facilitator details will be uploaded on the online community noticeboards for students to contact at the commencement of study.
Each competency will have a study guide which outlines the study schedule and assessment items, including due dates. Study guides will be provided to students at the commencement of each competency unit.
Prices shown are for Semester 2, 2013 as a guide - for future start dates, please check the price with us before enrolling.
(Course content, prices, dates and times are subject to change without notice.)
Online Nursing Enrolment Officer
Phone: (07) 5581 8806
Gold Coast Institute of TAFE
Phone: 07 5581 8300
Phone (international): +61 (7) 5581 8398