Bachelor of Health (Honours) (Nursing)
- CRICOS: 096719M
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- 8 units
- 1 year/s or part-time equivalent
Ready to take the next step in your health career?
USQ’s Bachelor of Health (Honours) (Nursing) provides you with an ideal platform to expand and develop knowledge within Nursing. You will learn research techniques and apply them to the area in the health sector you’re most passionate about.
Under the guidance of our leading researchers, you will be responsible for planning and executing a relevant research project, emerging from the Bachelor of Health (Honours) (Nursing) with refined research skills, as well as specialist knowledge in Nursing.
Why Nursing?In the Nursing specialisation you will have the opportunity to delve deeper into the scientific foundation of clinical practice, prevention of disease and disability, enhancement of palliative care and many other, critical and rewarding health practices. Your research could have the potential to impact practices within public and private hospitals, as well as community health, Indigenous health, occupational health, rural practice and much more.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this program:
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent) in Health or a related discipline, with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0.
- Applicants need both supervisory and honours committee approval prior to enrolment.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
Pathway programs are also available if you don't meet the English entry requirements mentioned above.
How to apply
USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:
- Semester 1, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.
- Semester 2, 2020 - Monday 13 July 2020.