Choose Rewarding Careers in Nursing where Nurses can work in areas such as:

  • General practice

  • Acute care

  • Paediatric care

  • Rehabilitation

  • Aged care

  • Mental health

  • Residential care

  • Emergency

  • Research

  • Health education

CRICOS Provider Number 00124K    |    RTO Code 3113

Victoria University

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Nursing

  • CRICOS Course Code: 080229E

  • Duration: 3 Years (6 Semesters)

  • Location: St. Albans Campus, Victoria

  • Intake: February 2022

  • Course Fees:

    • 2021 Tuition Fees: AUD 15,600 / semester

    • Fees may be subject to changes in 2022.

  • Course Admission Requirements:
    • Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in any other English (or equivalent). AND 

    • Units 1 and 2: satisfactory completion in two units (any study combination) of any Mathematics or Units 3 and 4: any Mathematics.  

    • Successful completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent) in Nursing, Health Sciences or similar

  • Course English Requirements:
    • Meet the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) English language skills registration standard

    • At least 5 years (full time equivalent) continuous education taught and assessed in English, in any of the recognised countries (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, United States of America, Canada, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom); OR

    • A minimum Academic IELTS overall score of 7.0 (with no band less than 7.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking); OR

    • OET with a minimum score of B in each of the four components (listening, reading, writing and speaking); OR

    • PTE Academic with a minimum overall score of 65 and a minimum score of 65 in each of the four communicative skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking); OR

    • TOEFL iBT with a minimum total score of 94 and the following minimum score in each section of the test: 24 for listening, 24 for reading, 27 for writing, and 23 for speaking.

  • Additional Requirements:
    • Police check: Students must complete a National Police Records or Fit-2-Work check on admission to the course and on an annual basis

    • Working with Children Check: Students must complete a Working with Children Check on admission to the course

You will gain a range of Nursing Skills including:

  • Participate in simulation learning using modern technology, practising your skills in a safe environment before you work with real patients

  • Have great communication skills, show initiative, and are patient and tactful when dealing with people from all backgrounds and cultures

  • Have sound scientific knowledge and skills, as well as hands-on experience

  • Acquire broad set of skills to work as a general or mental health nurse

Units of This Course May Include:

  • Professional Nurse and Midwife

  • Anatomy and Physiology 1

  • Foundations in Nursing 1

  • Indigenous Health and Well-Being

  • Anatomy and Physiology 2

  • Foundations in Nursing 2

  • Primary Health Care Across the Lifespan

  • Professional Experience Placement 1 Nursing

  • Contemporary Nursing A

  • Contemporary Nursing and Mental Health A

  • Contemporary Nursing B

  • Professional Experience Placement 2 Nursing

  • Contemporary Nursing and Mental Health B

  • Professional Experience Placement 2 Nursing Mental Health

  • Research and Evidence Based Practice

  • Contemporary Nursing C

  • Nursing in Specialty Areas

  • Professional Experience Placement 4 Nursing

  • Transition to Nursing Practice

  • Nursing and Complex Care

  • Nursing for Chronic Illness and Continuing Care

  • Interprofessional Practice

  • Consolidation of Nursing Practice


  • You will graduate qualified to register as a Division 1 Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

  • This course is pending accreditation with theAustralian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation (ANMAC).