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TR094
General Nursing - Mature Applicant (Adelaide School of Nursing)

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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4 Years
Duration of course
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176

2014 Points

176

Change from 2013: 

-330

Points History:

2013 - 506#
2012 - 216#
2011 - #226
2010 - #174
2009 - #168
2008 - #171
2007 - 162
2006 - 166
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2004 - 168#
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Nursing involves providing professional care for people who are ill or unable to look after themselves.

This course is based in Adelaide General Hospital.

This course is for mature students only; students who are aged 23 or over on first of January on the year of application. Assesssment and inteview part of entry process


 
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TR094 - General Nursing - Mature Applicant (Adelaide School of Nursing)
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To view Mature Entry requirements, or alternative requirements, please visit Qualifax or the Colleges' website from the links available in the Course Details section above.

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