More nurses graduate from ACU than anywhere else in Australia – and for good reason.
Our nursing courses are known for developing professionals who are caring, adaptable, safe and ethical.
The Bachelor of Nursing uses learner–centred approaches including inquiry– and situation–based learning to enhance students’ experiences as well as their readiness for the workplace.
Throughout the course you will connect theory to practice with the opportunity to undertake a clinical nursing specialty in your final semester. Specialties linked with industry in areas of workforce include:
- aged care
- community nursing
- high dependency nursing
- medical/surgical nursing
- mental health
- palliative care
- perioperative nursing.
You may also take up the opportunity to engage with communities overseas and gain unique educational and cultural experiences working in care facilities in developing countries.
Bachelor of Nursing graduates can pursue a range of careers within the health care industry including:
- aged care nurse
- community care nurse
- developmental disability nurse
- medical/surgical nurse
- mental health nurse
- paediatric nurse
- registered nurse.