Credit points


Minimum duration

1 year part-time

Approved locations

  • Online

EFTSL value of units : All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

Admission requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must:

  1. have completed a Bachelor of Nursing degree; AND
  2. provide written confirmation from their employer that they are employed in a mental health service. Requirements for Completion of the Degree

Completion requirements

To qualify for the degree of Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing, a student must complete 40 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings.

Part A : Mental Health Nursing Units

Complete exactly 40 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
NRSG651Holistic Individual Centred Mental Health Nursing Practice10
NRSG652Recovery Oriented Mental Health Nursing10
NRSG653Health Promotion and Social Inclusion in Mental Health Nursing10
NRSG655Reflective Practice and Clinical Supervision in Mental Health Nursing10

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