University of Technology Sydney

C04228v3 Master of Advanced Nursing

Award(s): Master of Advanced Nursing in (name of major) (MAdvN)
CRICOS code: 055628J
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 72
Course EFTSL: 1.5
Location: City campus

Notes

Limited commonwealth-supported places are available

This course offers a mid-year intake.


Overview
Course aims
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Recognition of prior learning
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Articulation with UTS courses
Other information

Overview

This course prepares nurses to advance their careers in a range of diverse and challenging roles. Developed in close consultation with industry stakeholders, our course is contemporary and responsive, ensuring that graduates are well prepared to meet the current and future needs of the healthcare system.

The course offers a contemporary and responsive curriculum that is industry aligned, evidence-based and research-informed. UTS works with key health care partners, public health organisations and consumers, to shape and deliver up to the minute content that provides nurses with in-demand skills to meet the ever growing needs of patients and employers. Students learn from internationally recognised nursing experts and researchers who continue to improve practice and inform policy globally.

Students can build their own bespoke program by choosing either no major or one of the specialist eight majors, along with a wide selection of diverse elective subject choices delivered in fully online as well as blended modalities. The combination of online and blended study mode allows nurses to personalise their learning, with flexible study options. Course content is focused on innovative, evidence-based practice which enables students to lead improved nursing practice.

Course aims

This course aims to develop students specialised knowledge and highly sought-after skills to lead, advocate and enhance the quality of care for patients and their families, with complex illnesses and co-morbidities, using evidence to make informed clinical decisions. Graduates are well equipped to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, able to appraise and develop their own practice, as well as contribute to the professional development of others.

Key aims:

  • develop students' careers as advanced clinicians, managers, researchers or educators
  • provide students with choice and flexibility to customise their program
  • extend students' capabilities and build confidence and leadership skills
  • empower students to take on the challenges and complexities of leadership in nursing
  • provide academic experience and qualification.

Career options

Students develop advanced nursing, critical thinking and clinical decision making skills and knowledge that enable improvement in person-centred care and health outcomes. Career options include leadership positions, advanced roles and specialisations, in areas such as acute care, chronic and complex care, quality and safety, and management. The course can also be used as an entry point for articulating into the Master of Nurse Practitioner course.

Course intended learning outcomes

1.1 Identify, synthesise, evaluate and apply the best available evidence for translation into practice to achieve optimal health outcomes
1.2 Demonstrate comprehensive clinical judgement and clinical reasoning that is based on evidence and reflects relevant professional codes and guidelines
2.1 Analyse approaches for building own capacity for leadership and that of the interdisciplinary health workforce and health care consumers
2.2 Demonstrates ability to collaborate and influence evidence-based change and transformation for achieving optimal health care outcomes
3.1 Justify and promote social justice principles to ensure efficient use of resources and equity of access to health care
3.2 Synthesise evidence-based principles of quality and safety to achieve optimal health outcomes
4.1 Consistently adopt a respectful, empathic and person-centred approach that engages and empowers health care consumers and families/significant others
4.2 Demonstrate a high level of verbal, non-verbal, written, digital and other technological communication skills.
5.1 Demonstrate commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development
5.2 Demonstrate compassionate, empathic, ethical and collaborative clinical practice
5.3 Practise and promote the principles of self-care that build resilience and support personal and team wellbeing
6.1 Demonstrate respect and value for world view differences and in particular Indigenous Australians ways of knowing, being and doing
6.2 Critically reflect upon the impact of ongoing colonisation and its pervasive discourse on Indigenous Australians and their health and wellbeing
6.3 Apply a strengths-based approach in addressing issues facing Indigenous Australians

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

Applicants must have:

  • Current registration as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia. Registration is confirmed via the National Register of Practitioners (opens an external site).

Clinical Experience

  • A minimum of one year of post-registration clinical experience; AND
  • Evidence of current employment as a Registered Nurse; OR
  • International applicants should have, where applicable: (a) access to the clinical area of study in Australia AND/OR (b) proven recent clinical experience in their own country or place of residence
  • International applicants must be a registered nurse in their own country or place of residence and hold a current Authority to Practise. International applicants must also have at least one year of full time post-registration clinical experience.

Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP)

To receive a CSP offer - Places are limited and as such entry is competitive and assessment is based on grade point average (GPA) and demonstrated clinical excellence/merit.

Applications should include:

• a certified copy of all relevant academic transcript(s)

• a personal statement. Please upload a completed CSP Personal Statement Application. Use template provided

• a CV to demonstrate previous relevant experience, and

• any other relevant supporting documentation.

Offers made for CSPs cannot be deferred to future sessions.

The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

International students

Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning for the Master of Advanced Nursing is granted on the basis of the successful completion of equivalent subjects from recent postgraduate studies. The maximum number of subject exemptions that can be granted for a master's degree is eight (48 credit points).

For information on graduate certificates that are eligible for block credit if completed within the past 5 years, see the precedent list.

For detailed information about how to apply for recognition of prior learning and the resulting subject exemptions, see recognition of prior learning.

Course duration and attendance

The course is offered on a one-and-a-half-year, full-time or three-year, part-time basis.

Course structure

Students must complete a total of 72 credit points, choosing one of eight majors (in Leadership and Management, Acute Care , Diabetes, Chronic and Complex ?Care, Primary Health Care, Education, or Health Research) or a no-major option to complete the course. In all options, with the exception of the No major (?who choose eight electives), students choose ?four electives from the list of ?subjects provided within ?the elective choice block. Students who wish to undertake an elective subject that is not listed should seek advice from UTS: Health.

Course completion requirements

CBK91919 Major Choice 72cp
Total 72cp

Course program

Examples course programs are shown below. In each major, a sub-major has been selected as an example.

Acute Care major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92616 Nursing-Sensitive Indicators in Acute Care   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92617 Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Acute Care major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92616 Nursing-Sensitive Indicators in Acute Care   6cp
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
Spring session
92617 Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Acute Care major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92616 Nursing-Sensitive Indicators in Acute Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92617 Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Chronic and Complex Care major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Chronic and Complex Care major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline   6cp
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
Spring session
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Chronic and Complex Care major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
98727 Quality and Safety in Medicines   6cp
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
92608 Comprehensive Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Diabetes major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92071 Diabetes Pathophysiology   3cp
92069 Pharmacology in Diabetes   3cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Diabetes major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92071 Diabetes Pathophysiology   3cp
92069 Pharmacology in Diabetes   3cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes   6cp
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Diabetes major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes   6cp
92071 Diabetes Pathophysiology   3cp
92069 Pharmacology in Diabetes   3cp
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Diabetes major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes   6cp
92071 Diabetes Pathophysiology   3cp
92069 Pharmacology in Diabetes   3cp
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92066 Clinical Management in Diabetic Complications 3cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Education major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
013220 Launching Learning   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
013222 Designing Innovative Learning   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Education major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
013220 Launching Learning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
013222 Designing Innovative Learning   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Education major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
013220 Launching Learning   6cp
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Spring session
013222 Designing Innovative Learning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Education major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
013220 Launching Learning   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
013222 Designing Innovative Learning   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92721 Health Education and Health Promotion 6cp  
92059 Facilitating Clinical Learning 3cp  
010306 Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 3cp  
010304 Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design 3cp  
92063 Learning and Teaching with Simulation 3cp  
Primary Health Care major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Primary Health Care major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Primary Health Care major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Primary Health Care major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
92064 Diabetes Pathways   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Spring session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
92845 Primary Health Care in Diabetes 6cp  
96023 Non-communicable Disease 6cp  
92062 Ageing: Health, Illness and Decline 6cp  
92068 Mental Health in Diabetes 3cp  
92061 Diabetes and Indigenous Australians 3cp  
92070 Nutrition Management in Diabetes 3cp  
92060 Exercise Management in Diabetes 3cp  
Leadership and Management major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92932 Management for Clinicians   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92887 Organisational Management in Health Care   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
98728 Leadership, Accountability and Role Development in Advanced Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92050 Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Leadership and Management major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
98728 Leadership, Accountability and Role Development in Advanced Practice   6cp
92887 Organisational Management in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
92932 Management for Clinicians   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92050 Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Leadership and Management major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92932 Management for Clinicians   6cp
Spring session
92887 Organisational Management in Health Care   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92050 Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
98728 Leadership, Accountability and Role Development in Advanced Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Leadership and Management major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92887 Organisational Management in Health Care   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Year 2
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92932 Management for Clinicians   6cp
Spring session
92050 Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
98728 Leadership, Accountability and Role Development in Advanced Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Health Research, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
98725 Dissertation in Health Research 1   12cp
98726 Dissertation in Health Research 2   12cp
Health Research, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
98725 Dissertation in Health Research 1   12cp
98726 Dissertation in Health Research 2   12cp
Health Research, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
98725 Dissertation in Health Research 1   12cp
Spring session
98726 Dissertation in Health Research 2   12cp
Health Research, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92067 Leading Health and Social Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
98725 Dissertation in Health Research 1   12cp
Year 4
Autumn session
98726 Dissertation in Health Research 2   12cp
No major, Autumn commencing, full time
Year 1
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 18 credit points from the following:   18cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 18 credit points from the following:   18cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
No major, Spring commencing, full time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 18 credit points from the following:   18cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 18 credit points from the following:   18cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
No major, Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
No major, Spring commencing, part time
Year 1
Spring session
92790 Evidence for Informing Practice   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 2
Autumn session
92022 Improving Quality and Safety in Health Care   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 3
Autumn session
92065 Collaborative and Integrative Mental Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Spring session
92612 Research in Health   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  
Year 4
Autumn session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91932 Electives 24cp  

Articulation with UTS courses

While the Master of Advanced Nursing is offered as a stand-alone qualification, it is also part of an articulated program of study comprising many of the graduate certificates offered by UTS: Health, and the Graduate Diploma in Advanced Nursing (C07044).

Other information

Further information is available from:

UTS Student Centre
telephone 1300 ask UTS (1300 275 887)
or +61 2 9514 1222
Ask UTS
UTS: Health

Gail Forrest
Course coordinator