Faculty of Health

Why study Nursing at Deakin?

The School of Nursing and Midwifery at Deakin University is one of the largest nursing schools in Australia.
Our graduates are highly sought after by hospitals and the healthcare industry across the board.

1. Practical experience commences in Trimester 1, Year 1 in acute/sub acute areas.

2. You will be eligible for registration as a Division 1 Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia upon graduation.

3. Deakin has partnerships with major private and public hospitals and clinics throughout Victoria.

4. Deakin's Nursing graduates have high employment outcomes, with most gaining employment soon after graduating.

5. You can combine Nursing with Midwifery, Public Health and Health Promotion, Psychology (Applied Science),
for even greater employment outcomes.

6. Study at either Deakin's Melbourne Campus at Burwood, Geelong Waterfront Campus or Warrnambool Campus.

*subject to meeting requirements

Career opportunities
  • Acute care/sub-acute care
  • Aged care
  • Community
  • Emergency
  • Family nursing
  • Mental health nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing administration
  • Paediatrics
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19th July 2011