Bachelor of Nursing with Honours (H4A)

Overview

Duration
Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years
Entry requirements
ATAR Clearly-In Rank: See entry requirements
Course rules
Current students
View 2016 information
Hobart
Semester 1
Launceston
Semester 1
Rozelle - Sydney
Semester 1
Darlinghurst - Sydney
Semester 1
Duration
Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years
Entry requirements
ATAR Clearly-In Rank: See entry requirements
Course code
Course rules
CRICOS: 039202B
Current students
View 2016 information
Hobart
Semester 1
Launceston
Semester 1
This on-campus course is offered at Launceston, Hobart, Rozelle and Darlinghurst on a full time or part time basis. The course length is a minimum of one year of full-time study and a maximum of two years part time.

The objectives of the Bachelor of Nursing with Honours are:

  • Develop an understanding of individual responses to nursing practice and how this impacts on research.
  • Develop the ability to critically and theoretically analyse a context or aspect of practice and apply this analysis to the research project.
  • Conduct a modest but rigorous research project that incorporates an appropriate research design and demonstrates critical engagement with the phenomenon of interest.
  • Contribute to a scholarly community through dialogue, debate and critique.

Career outcomes

Graduates of the Bachelor of Nursing with Honours may enter graduate/professional development programs in Australian healthcare systems. Graduates are prepared to undertake postgraduate research and activities; and gain preferential access to postgraduate courses.

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in the Bachelor of Nursing with Honours: Schedule G.

Schedule G (Honours)

Understanding Nursing Research equips students with the skills and knowledge required to complete a rigorous research study. Students will explore different approaches to research and gain an understanding of the strengths and limitations of a variety of research methods. They…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 1
Rozelle - SydneySemester 1
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This is the first of three linked dissertation units in the Bachelor of Nursing (Honours). In this unit, students embark on their research work under the guidance of a supervisor or supervisors. The type of work undertaken in this unit…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2
HobartSpring school (extended)
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonSpring school (extended)
Rozelle - SydneySemester 1
Rozelle - SydneySemester 2
Rozelle - SydneySpring school (extended)
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 1
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 2
Darlinghurst - SydneySpring school (extended)

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This is the second of three linked dissertation units. In this unit, students continue their research under the guidance of a supervisor or supervisors. The type of work undertaken in this unit will reflect the specific research project, but there…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2
HobartSpring school (extended)
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonSpring school (extended)
Rozelle - SydneySemester 1
Rozelle - SydneySemester 2
Rozelle - SydneySpring school (extended)
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 1
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 2
Darlinghurst - SydneySpring school (extended)

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This is the third of three linked dissertation units. In this unit, students complete their research under the guidance of a supervisor or supervisors. The completed research is reported in a thesis submitted for examination.…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2
HobartSpring school (extended)
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonSpring school (extended)
Rozelle - SydneySemester 1
Rozelle - SydneySemester 2
Rozelle - SydneySpring school (extended)
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 1
Darlinghurst - SydneySemester 2
Darlinghurst - SydneySpring school (extended)

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

Admission Prerequisites

To be admitted to the honours program a student must hold a Bachelor of Nursing, normally with a minimum of a credit average acrossthe final4 full semesters of the degree.

Articulation to

Graduates holding first class (I) or upper 2nd class (IIA) BN (Hons) are eligible to apply for PhD candidature.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Fees for domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

International students

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

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