Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Nursing

    Course overview

    • 1 year part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic students
    • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


    The Graduate Certificate in Primary Care Nursing has been developed by experienced primary care nurses and general practitioners. The program teaches strategies for health promotion, teamwork and advanced nursing practice for nurses working in general practice and primary care settings.

    It delivers comprehensive and evidence-based education in chronic disease management, prevention, quality systems and safety, women’s health, mental health or youth health.

    Consolidate and enhance your existing skills

    The course complements your current and previous workplace experience. Consolidate your existing skills with the latest in policy and clinical practice.

    Online and face-to-face learning

    The Graduate Diploma program is delivered online. Some electives have face to face teaching and you will also have the opportunity to undertake clinical placements to ensure practical application of learning.