Nursing is one of the most popular professions in the world today. It is centred towards taking care of people and community of all ages and groups. The course involves extensive training which boosts skills and scientific knowledge of the applicants.
Nurses can pursue careers in different settings such as hospital, hospice, palliative care units, community centres, homes, prison, maternity homes, and residential areas. They strive to promote health of the people along with prevention of illness with the aim to ensure a healthy life.
The degrees and qualifications available in the Nursing discipline are as under:
- Diploma of Nursing
- Bachelor of Nursing
- Return to Practice for overseas trained nurse / IRON (Initial Registration for Overseas Nurses)
- Master of Nursing (with specialisation)