Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

305651 v.3 Graduate Certificate in Adult Rehabilitation Nursing


This course is not available to International Onshore Students on Student Visas


Provides a common theoretical base for registered nurses in rehabilitation enabling them to develop skills necessary to meet the present and future demands of clients. Addresses both physical and psycho-social issues focusing on client problems and nursing leadership skills.

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

A registered nurse working in a rehabilitation setting.

Specific Requirements

Applicants for this course should refer to the Communicable Diseases and Criminal Record Screening and Clearance Section of this publication.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applications for recognition of prior learning are assessed on an individual basis.

Duration and Availability

This fee-paying course is one year part-time study.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Course Structure



Year 1 Semester 1

305653 v.2   Rehabilitation Nursing 562 3.0 25.0
306073 v.2   Rehabilitation Nursing 561 3.0 25.0

Year 1 Semester 2

301413 v.3   Health Contract 590 8.0 50.0


Year Location   All* Internal Partially Online Internal^ External Fully Online#
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 1   Y      
2006 Bentley Campus Semester 2   Y      

The information displayed above refers to study periods and locations where the course is available for first time entry. Students are normally only offered or admitted to a course once.

*The course itself may not be available either solely internally or externally but individual units may be offered in either or both of those modes. Prospective students should contact the Course Coordinator for further information.

^Course and associated units are offered in this mode permitting International Onshore student enrolment.

#Course and associated units are offered in this online only mode and DO NOT permit International Onshore student enrolment.

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