1 year part-time
$5,000.00* per year (more)
* 2023 indicative annual CSP fee
The Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing will enable registered nurses to develop advanced knowledge and specialist skills in the paediatric nursing environment.
Please note that successful completion of this program does not lead to eligibility to apply for registration as a nurse. Prospective students seeking eligibility to apply for registration should refer to the Bachelor of Nursing.
|3289||Graduate Certificate in Acute Care Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3290||Graduate Certificate in Critical Care Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3291||Graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3343||Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing (this program)||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3345||Graduate Certificate in Professional Nursing||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|5721||Master of Advanced Nursing Practice||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
This program is offered part-time only via online delivery.
Leave of absence
Students may not take leave of absence in this program without the prior approval of the Program Director. The Program Director will review applications for leave of absence relative to the maximum time available to complete the program, professional registration requirements and employment requirements (if applicable).
You will have clinical specialist skills in the area of paediatric nursing and will be able to expect increased professional recognition, mobility and an enhanced ability to remain in employment.
Graduates from the Graduate Certificate in Paediatric Nursing may apply for entry to the Master of Advanced Nursing Practice (5721).
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
If the fee rate for your program is not displayed above, please contact Student Connect for assistance.
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.
This postgraduate program has Commonwealth Supported Places. If you are eligible, the Australian Government will contribute to the cost of this program but you will also be required to make a contribution. Quotas are applied for admission to the Commonwealth Supported Places. Where demand exceeds the number of available places and all places have been filled for the current admission period, applicants who meet minimum program entry requirements may be eligible for a Fee-Paying Postgraduate place if such places are available. Please note that deferrals are not permitted for programs with Commonwealth Supported Places.