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Graduate Diploma in Clinical Nursing - GDCN - 2017


The Graduate Diploma in Clinical Nursing provides you with comprehensive specialist nursing knowledge to better meet the demands of contemporary health care delivery, as well as builds your capacity to move on to further study and into research.

The course focuses on cultural safety in the health practice context, and builds on existing knowledge and understanding of nursing practice, assessment and evidence-based practice.


  • In the increasingly complex and challenging world of health practice, this course provides the opportunity for you to extend clinical development and intellectual engagement, and build capacity in critical analysis and reflection, in both nursing practice and education.
  • In addition to the core evidence-based practice, health assessment, culture in practice, and clinical specialisation units, you may choose a sequence in clinical nursing.



This course opens up a range of clinical nursing specialisations to students for career advancement, including renal, chronic conditions, peri-operative, emergency nursing, ICU, acute care, paediatrics, orthopaedics, mental health and cancer nursing.


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