Master of Nurse Practitioner (Mental Health)

Postgraduate Information Evenings

Postgraduate Information Evenings are held throughout the year, and give you the opportunity to meet academic and professional staff, and to ask questions about courses, admission, fees and more.

These evenings will help you gain a better understanding of course content, flexible learning options, what you can expect from the program and possible career paths.

The next round of Postgraduate Information Sessions are coming up in October.

Mental Health Nursing at Western

In this course you will undertake study that will prepare you for the role of Nurse Practitioner in the specialist area of mental health. The study program incorporates areas of advanced health assessment, clinical leadership, evidence-based nursing, diagnostic skills, therapeutic management, psychopharmacology, evaluation and collaboration in care. You will also have the opportunity to complete specialist electives to suit your particular practice setting.

Professional accreditation

The course is accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC).

 

Western Sydney University has been ranked in the Top 100 Universities for Nursing, in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject.

Course structure

Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.

Student contribution calculator [XLS, 133 KB]

Delivery: Online

This course is only available to domestic students. Unfortunately,
student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"The course is unique in how it integrates nursing, leadership, and research into a Bachelor degree, which few other universities offer."

— Monique Brown. Bachelor of Nursing (Advanced).

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.