Benefit from a thorough understanding of the foundations of nursing science and the nursing profession through core subjects that will prepare you for successful undergraduate study.
This Health (Nursing Pathway) course at James Cook University allows you a pathway opportunity to enter an undergraduate degree if you do not meet the prerequisites for the Bachelor of Nursing Science. You will also build an understanding of the key components of the communication process for nurses and learn the fundamentals of physiological systems
Upon successful completion, the Diploma of Health (Nursing Pathway) will prepare you for entry into the second year of the nationally accredited Bachelor of Nursing Science, pending achievement of relevant English language requirements.
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
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