Monash University

Undergraduate - Area of Study

Students who commenced study in 2012 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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All areas of study information should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. The units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Campus(es)Berwick, Gippsland, Peninsula, Sunway


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • Compulsory off-campus and out-of-hours placements may be a key component of courses undertaken in this area of study. Placements can occur in metropolitan or rural settings.


Nursing and midwifery at Monash provides national and international leadership in nursing and midwifery education and research. A full range of courses is offered, from undergraduate through to postgraduate, using a variety of learning/teaching modes that encourage flexible approaches to learning and discovery.


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.

Contact details


Telephone: +61 3 9904 4260 (Peninsula); +61 3 9902 6454 (Gippsland)


Relevant courses

  • 3562 Bachelor of Midwifery
  • 0727 Bachelor of Nursing
  • 3892 Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Emergency Health (Paramedic)
  • 3963 Bachelor of Nursing Practice
  • 3953 Bachelor of Nursing Practice and Bachelor of Midwifery
  • 4506 Bachelor of Nursing (Community Health)
  • 3564 Honours degree of Bachelor of Midwifery
  • 1249 Honours degree of Bachelor of Nursing