Midwives play an invaluable role in facilitating childbirth and caring for mothers and babies throughout pregnancy, labour and beyond.
With the combined Bachelor of Nursing - Bachelor of Midwifery at Deakin University you’ll graduate ready to gain registration as both a nurse and a midwife, opening the door to a truly rewarding and diverse career.
Deakin graduates are highly sought-after for their ability to provide quality person-centred, evidence-based care, focused towards improving client outcomes.
Throughout this four-year course you will engage in experiential learning in our purpose-built Clinical Simulation Centres, along with our extensive clinical placement program.
Nursing and midwifery is a career rich with opportunity. As a Deakin graduate, you will be highly sought-after for the many transferable skills you will obtain, such as:
- nursing and midwifery skills
- health sector knowledge
- critical thinking and problem solving
You will enter the world of nursing and midwifery with the ability to provide high-quality, person-centred and evidence-based care focused on improving patient outcomes.
This course is currently accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) and is an NMBA approved course at the date of publishing.
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- Quality Use of Medicines
- Human Structure and Function
- Partnerships in Midwifery Care
- Quality and Safety: Nursing Practice
- Challenges in Infant Care
- Community Nursing Practice
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesNursing Midwifery View 11 other Bachelors in Midwifery in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
- Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.
- Special entry access schemes (SEAS) enables Deakin to consider disadvantageous circumstances you may have experienced and their impact upon your studies. SEAS also allows us to identify if you're from under-represented groups when making selection decisions for some courses. SEAS does not exempt you from meeting any of the course entry requirements.
- You can also find out about different entry pathways into Deakin courses if you can't get in straight from high school.
- CRICOS code: 057656M
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International35200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 35200 AUD per year during 48 months.
National4495 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4495 AUD per year during 48 months.
- National - Commonwealth Supported Place
Living costs for Geelong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.