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Details

Program Code 11249
Graduate Level Postgraduate
Locations
  • Online
  • On Campus + Online
Contributing Schools and Faculties
Admission Instructions:

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Program Award Rules and Schedules
Mode of delivery On-Line via GraduateSchool.com
Program Enrolment Checklist

Description

The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) is intended for graduate nurses who wish to further their knowledge and advance their skills in management. The program will be of particular interest to nurses working in or planning to move into management positions in nursing. The program is offered online. For further information on online learning check the following website: http://www.gradschool.com.au.

Why study with us?

The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) is offered fully online to international and domestic students.

Career Opportunities

Clinical nurse managers. Nursing administration.

Admission Requirements

Registered nurses with Bachelor of Nursing degree or equivalent. Registered nurses without a degree are also invited to apply.

Assumed Knowledge

Foundations of nursing knowledge, nursing theory, legal and ethical issues, fundamentals of research, human bioscience, psychology, sociology related to practice. Principles of investigative approaches in nursing, concepts and theories relevant to practice, contemporary nursing issues. Academic reading and writing skills, ability to access and evaluate information from a variety of sources, skills in critical analysis, critical judgment, synthesis and evaluation. Ability to conceptualise practice. Demonstrated Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council competencies.

Credit Transfer

University rules allow for a maximum of 50% credit, up to 40 units may be awarded to applicants who have completed postgraduate coursework provided by recognised institutions.

If you wish to apply for credit for studies completed at another institution or if you are changing programs within the University and wish to transfer your credit to new program go to http://www.newcastle.edu.au/service/credit-transfer/ and click on How to apply for credit.

International Students

This program is available to offshore International students only.

Special Needs

The Faculty accepts that it is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations for students with special needs, in liaison with the Student Support Unit, which offers practical assistance and advice to students with a disability or chronic illness. The Faculty will seek advice from the Student Support Unit as to what constitutes “reasonable accommodations” under Anti-Discrimination legislation.

Additional Information

There is an early exit option for a Graduate Certificate of Applied Management (Nursing) awarded at 40 units, 20 units from Core and 20 units from Group B Courses.

Requirements and Structure

Two trimesters full time or part time equivalent depending upon course availability (most courses are only offered once a year). All courses are offered on a trimester (3 terms of teaching) basis. Nurses can begin their program of study in any trimester.
Candidates need to complete 80 units, 30 units from Core, 10 units from Group A (offered by the School of Nursing and Midwifery) and 40 units from Group B Management courses (offered through GraduateSchool.com).
There is an early exit option for a Graduate Certificate of Applied Management (Nursing) award at 40 units, 20 units from Core and 20 units from Group B.

Course Information

Code Name Availability Units
Complete the following core courses to fulfil the requirements of this specialisation.
NURS6623 Leadership and Management in Practice
Group A
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6624 Leading Change in Practice
Group A
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
PUBH6210 Qualitative Methods in Health Research
Group A
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool) 10 units
Directed Courses
Code Name Availability Units
Choose 10 units from Group A - Directed Courses
NURS6055 Mental Health Nursing in Acute Care Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6061 Contemporary Mental Health Nursing
This course is not available to International students.
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6070 Mental Health Nursing of Older People Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6095 Mental Health Nursing in Community Settings Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6120 Contemporary Nursing Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6190 Issues in Aged Care Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6250 The Experience of Ageing Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6450 Symptom Management in Clinical Practice Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6621 Contract Learning A Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6622 Contract Learning B Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6640 Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Context Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6650 Infection Control Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6711 Palliative Care Practice Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6811 Assessment: The Neonate, Child, Young Person & Family Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6814 Pregnancy Birth and the Family Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6815 Special Care of the Newborn Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6816 Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing
Students must have experience in special care nursery or level 2 nursery working with newborn infants or experience in paediatric intensive care.
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
NURS6820 Acute and Chronic Illness in Children Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (GradSchool)
10 units
Choose 40 units from Group B - Directed Courses
GSBS6001 Managing Under Uncertainty Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6002 Foundation of Business Analysis Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6003 Globalisation Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6004 Organisational Behaviour and Design Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6005 Marketing Management and Planning Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6040 Human Resource Management Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6190 Human Resource Development Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6192 Strategic Human Resource Management Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
10 units
GSBS6200 Accounting and Financial Management Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
10 units
INFT6009 Cloud Computing and Mobile Applications for the Enterprise Trimester 2 - 2014 (Callaghan)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
INFT6060 The Digital Economy Trimester 3 - 2014 (Callaghan)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
INFT6304 Project Planning and Management Trimester 2 - 2014 (Callaghan)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units