The Bachelor of Science (Nursing Studies) (BSc(NursSt)) provides Registered Nurses with an opportunity to obtain an Australian degree if they hold a Diploma level qualification in their country of origin. Students who are eligible for advanced standing may complete the degree in one year. The program is delivered online by Edith Cowan University (ECU), in Australia, as a distance education program. Students will need to have access to a computer and reliable internet service to undertake this program. Our face-to-face and flexible online study options will fully support your studies while you are working fulltime.
All applicants are required to be Registered Nurses in their country of origin.
Academic IELTS, an overall band score of 6.0 with no individual band less than 6.0; or
TOEFL internet based, minimum score of 70 with no individual score less than 17; or
Pearson Test of English (PTE), academic 52, with no score less than 50; or
Occupational English Test (OET) a minimum score of B in each of the four components.
1 year* full time, or part-time equivalent.
* Students eligible for advanced standing may complete the degree in one year.
Online delivery by ECU Perth, tutorial support sessions on campus at HCI Kochi.
AUD 16,000 [ AUD 2,000 per unit]
AQF Level 7
Articulation pathways are available for further studies toward a Post Graduate nursing qualification.
Job opportunities exist in a number of countries that require registered nurses with degree level qualifications.
Note: *This course is not accredited and does not lead to registration with the Nurses and Midwifery Board of Australia.