Course Description

Nursing is the science of professional caring and offers opportunities to promote and restore health, prevent illness and alleviate suffering. In this degree, you will develop key skills for excellent nursing care.

You will develop your skills through clinical placements across the health sector and you will have opportunities to undertake rural, remote and overseas placements.

The Bachelor of Nursing includes multiple pathways. The degree requirements of each of the pathways are different and you will need to follow the requirements for your pathway to ensure your eligibility to graduate.

The Trimester 2 intake is only available to students with one of the following qualifications:

Diploma of Health Care (from Griffith College)
International Registered Nurses

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,444 total course cost.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Nursing undergraduate courses at Griffith University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 53.4% (national average 58.8%)
Improved skills: 79.9% (national average 82.6%)
Overall satisfaction: 78.5% (national average 78.6%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Griffith University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Nursing undergraduate courses at Griffith University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 66.8% (national average 80.1%)
Studying full time: 4.6% (national average 4.0%)
Median full time salary: $62,000 (national average $58,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Griffith University Code: 1161