Skip to content | Change text size

print version

Monash University

Monash University Handbook 2011 Postgraduate - Area of Study

Managing facultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences


Postgraduate study in nursing prepares advanced practice nurses with leadership skills to plan, implement and coordinate and evaluate health care, as well as formulate policy for a diverse and multicultural society. Graduates will be well equipped to contribute to the health of individuals, families, communities and the development of the profession

Note: The Master of Nursing Practice offered at Clayton campus offers a professional nursing qualification for individuals who have gained a non-nursing undergraduate degree. This intensive program leads to registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.


For the schedule of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Relevant Courses

1250 Master of Nursing

1251 Master of Nursing (IN)

1396 Master of Nursing (Research)

3966 Master of Nursing Practice