Federation University Online

Graduate Certificate in Health (Intensive Care Nursing)

Federation University Online
Duration
6 monthsfull-time
Study mode
Online
Next start date
April

Why study this course

  • Develop the advanced theoretical knowledge needed to apply clinical reasoning to patients who have urgent and complex care requirements
  • Learn about caring for the intensive care patient, intensive care nursing practice, advanced pathophysiology and patient management
  • Enjoy the flexibility to study online

Entry requirements

  • Successful completion of a 3-year Bachelor of Nursing qualification; AND
  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse; AND
  • At least 0.5 EFT current and ongoing employment in an appropriate intensive or critical care setting

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

In this course you will learn about:

  • Core principles of care for the intensive care patient
  • Intensive care nursing practice
  • Pathophysiology and health assessment for advanced practice

Enquire with Federation University Online to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with Federation University Online to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Federation University Online can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Enquire with Federation University Online to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Support and delivery

A range of support options

  • Benefit from access to a team of Student Advisers who can help with any technical issues and provide tips on essay writing, research and time management.
  • Learn from subject matter experts, or Online Learning Advisers (OLAs), who can help you find practical applications for your study and help with weekly assessments.
  • Access a range of study and assignment assistance services such as online study groups, referencing guides and draft feedback services.
  • Join an online community and collaborate with students from different backgrounds through learning groups, discussion groups and a private messaging service.

Flexible, online learning

  • Study content that has been specifically developed for online learning.
  • Benefit from access to an online Student Hub which will allow you to submit assignments, find support services and participate in the student community.
  • Engage with Online Learning Advisers in real time in an online classroom.

Find out more about this course

Federation University Online

Graduate Certificate in Health (Intensive Care Nursing)

You may wish to discuss the following with Federation University Online:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)

Submit an enquiry direct to Federation University Online.

Find out more about this course


Federation University Online

Graduate Certificate in Health (Intensive Care Nursing)

Submit an enquiry direct to Federation University Online.