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Diploma

Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing Practice

      Course overview

      • 1 year full time / 2 years part time
      • Online
      • Available to domestic and international students.
      • Term 1 Intake - February and Term 3 Intake - July

      Overview

      The need for specialist nurses with excellence in mental health is growing. Extend your nursing knowledge and develop a depth and complexity that enhances your mental health nursing practice in a variety of contexts. Developed specifically for online learning, the Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing Practice has been created using the National Framework for Postgraduate Mental Health Nursing Education developed by the Australian College of Mental Health Nursing.

      Course Aims

      This course gives students the opportunity to focus on specialties in aged mental health, first episode psychosis, child or youth mental health, or acute/adult mental health nursing. It is relevant to current practice and prepares you for a fulfilling career as a specialist mental health nurse.