Duration
2 years
Intakes
Mar Jul
Study mode
Full-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
 
Local students
USD 8,851
AUD 12,300
Foreign students
USD 43,176
AUD 60,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Nursing Science (Oncology Nursing) is designed to provide the registered nurse caring for people with cancer and their families the opportunity to develop further advanced theoretical knowledge and specialist skills in oncology nursing. This degree is designed to:

  • improve the student’s knowledge of cancer disease processes, treatments used and the possible outcomes of these treatments
  • improve the student’s clinical skills necessary for practice in an area where technology is continually changing. This will facilitate safe and competent practice
  • build on knowledge already acquired through working in the speciality. Encouraging the student to research and examine the literature in the area of cancer nursing will enhance this, which supports the care provided to the person with cancer, their families and friends.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor of Nursing Science or equivalent + 2 years post-registration nursing experience in a chosen specialty
  • IELTS Overall-6.5