Master of Health (Advanced Nursing)

Develop advanced clinical reasoning and leadership skills to inform the delivery of evidence-based patient outcomes in a range of health care settings.
Length
2 years
(240 credit points = 2.0 EFTSL)
Entry requirements
Entry requirements apply to this course

The Master of Health (Advanced Nursing) prepares nurses with the contemporary knowledge and practice in order to develop advanced clinical reasoning and leadership to inform the delivery of evidence-based patient outcomes in a range of health care settings.

The demand for nurses with advanced skills has never been higher. This program will prepare you with advanced practice knowledge and leadership in preparation for roles in leadership, management, education or the development and implementation of change in policy for practice development.

Our online delivery mode offers flexibility that suits your lifestyle, allowing you to get ahead in your professional and personal life.

Opportunities for students to integrate their extended clinical leadership into practice is supported through a work-integrated project with an academic mentor.

Successful completion will enhance your professional standing for assuming clinical leadership roles within nursing and health practice. Please note, this program does not lead to registration as a health professional.

This program is also available as a graduate certificate option.

To be avaliable at a Partner Provider.

Successful completion of the Master of Health will enhance your professional standing and provide you with advanced level skills and knowledge for application as a leader in the nursing practice and knowledge community.

Sample structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen course. Please contact Federation University for further information on available options.

Please note this is a sample structure only and is not to be used for enrolment purposes. To enrol, please refer to the information provided to you by Federation University for your individual program structure or view our enrolment information page.

To view current subject information and cost, click on the individual subject name below, or click here to view current subject information and cost for ALL subjects.

Year 1

Semester 1

GLOBAL HEALTH DETERMINANTS
HEALT6000, 30 credit points

Semester 2

RESEARCH METHODS FOR HEALTH
HEALT6001, 30 credit points
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS OF LITERATURE
HEALT6002, 30 credit points

Year 2

Semester 1

Elective (A)

Elective (B)

Semester 2

WORK INTEGRATED PROJECT
HEALT7006, 30 credit points

Entry requirements (year 12)

Entry requirements (non year 12)

Successful completion of a four-year Bachelor level qualification (or equivalent) from a health cognate discipline, or having undertaken Honours, or post-graduate study to level of Graduate Diploma

Extra Requirements

Full-time or part-time basis. The program structure requires the successful completion of two courses in one semester, or for part-time candidates a combination of two elective course options in semester one and Leadership Development in a Health Context and Work-Integrated Project across two semesters

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: HN9

CRICOS code:

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

$3,950 estimated annual tuition fee - commencing 2021

Annual tuition fees are per 120 credit points which represents 1 EFTSL or a standard full-time study load for a year.

The estimated annual fees are indicative only. The tuition fees you pay will vary depending on the subjects you choose to study as each subject has its own credit point value and cost. The total cost will vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load and the time it takes to complete your course.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth Supported Place student, you may be eligible to defer payment of your student contribution through the HECS-HELP loan scheme. Please visit our HECS-HELP webpage for further information.

Other fees

You may need to pay some other fees such as the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

Can your studies count towards a degree with us? Use our online Credit Search to get the details on completing your studies sooner.

While this program does not lead to registration as a health professional, you will enhance your professional standing within your discipline area providing you with advanced level skills and knowledge for application in the nursing practice and knowledge community.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

School of Health

Course coordinator

Blake Peck