Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies

National ID: 52831WA
State ID: BCY91
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

Are you ready for a life-changing career course? When you complete the Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies you will be a step closer to a career in a Health or Nursing role. You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into Health areas. You will learn about anatomy and physiology, microbiology, medical terminology, applied mathematics, and physics and chemistry.

This qualification may make students eligible for entry into nursing programs. Please note that there are additional requirements for entrance into the HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing qualification. Refer to the course information for the Diploma of Nursing for more information.

Course description

Are you ready for a life-changing career course? When you complete the Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies you will be a step closer to a career in a Health or Nursing role. You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into Health areas. You will learn about anatomy and physiology, microbiology, medical terminology, applied mathematics, and physics and chemistry.

This qualification may make students eligible for entry into nursing programs. Please note that there are additional requirements for entrance into the HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing qualification. Refer to the course information for the Diploma of Nursing for more information.

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Are you interested in a career in health but don’t know where to start?

The Certificate IV in Preparation forHealth and Nursing Studieswill give you a sound knowledge about the human body and health, as well as the study skills to support your further learning.

As well as being a great starting point, the course is also great stepping stone between Certificate III qualifications such as Health Service Assistance, Allied Health Assistance and towards Diploma qualifications like Enrolled Nursing.

This course can be studied part timethrough NMT's McLarty campus.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR ME?
  • Caring, understanding, non-judgmental and empathetic
  • Attention to detail and diligent
  • Quick problem-solving abilities
  • Critical thinking
UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Design and produce documentsBSBITU303AUM45
Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyBSBMED301AUK35
Provide information on human anatomy and physiologyPREAPU401AAX378
Provide information on the fundamental principles of microbiology used in health settingsPREMHS402AAX381
Apply academic skillsPREASU403AAX379
Use mathematics in a nursing and health contextPREMHS40AX380
Use fundamentals of physics and chemistry in a health contextPREPHC405AAX382

Course description

Are you interested in a career in health but don’t know where to start?

The Certificate IV in Preparation forHealth and Nursing Studieswill give you a sound knowledge about the human body and health, as well as the study skills to support your further learning.

As well as being a great starting point, the course is also great stepping stone between Certificate III qualifications such as Health Service Assistance, Allied Health Assistance and towards Diploma qualifications like Enrolled Nursing.

This course can be studied part timethrough NMT's McLarty campus.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR ME?
  • Caring, understanding, non-judgmental and empathetic
  • Attention to detail and diligent
  • Quick problem-solving abilities
  • Critical thinking
UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Design and produce documentsBSBITU303AUM45
Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyBSBMED301AUK35
Provide information on human anatomy and physiologyPREAPU401AAX378
Provide information on the fundamental principles of microbiology used in health settingsPREMHS402AAX381
Apply academic skillsPREASU403AAX379
Use mathematics in a nursing and health contextPREMHS40AX380
Use fundamentals of physics and chemistry in a health contextPREPHC405AAX382

Campus locations

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Are you ready for a life-saving and caring career?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies you'll be a step closer to a career as an enrolled nurse.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into studying nursing.You will learn about anatomy, physiology, and microbiology, medical terminology, applied mathematics, physics and chemistry, as well as study skills.

The Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies provides the academic knowledge for entry into the Diploma of Nursing.

Course description

Are you ready for a life-saving and caring career?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies you'll be a step closer to a career as an enrolled nurse.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into studying nursing.You will learn about anatomy, physiology, and microbiology, medical terminology, applied mathematics, physics and chemistry, as well as study skills.

The Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies provides the academic knowledge for entry into the Diploma of Nursing.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This course will provide the underpinning knowledge of human anatomy & physiology, medical terminology, health mathematics and the application of the fundamentals of physics and chemistry to nursing practice. Students will also develop an understanding of how microbiology is related to health care and the use of effective academic skills, including word-processed presentation of work.

This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
Unit NameUnit TypeNational IDUnit of Study
Interpret And Apply Medical Terminology AppropriatelyCoreBSBMED301AUK35
Design And Produce Text DocumentsCoreBSBITU303AUM45
Provide Information On Human Anatomy And PhysiologyCorePREAPU401AAX378
Apply Academic SkillsCorePREASU403AAX379
Use Mathematics In A Nursing And Health ContextCorePREMHA404AAX380
Provide Information On The Fundamental Principles Of Microbiology Used In Health SettingsCorePREMHS402AAX381
Use Fundamentals Of Physics And Chemistry In A Health ContextCorePREPHC405AAX382

Course description

This course will provide the underpinning knowledge of human anatomy & physiology, medical terminology, health mathematics and the application of the fundamentals of physics and chemistry to nursing practice. Students will also develop an understanding of how microbiology is related to health care and the use of effective academic skills, including word-processed presentation of work.

This course is Competitive at selected campuses and further Entrance Requirements may apply.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
Unit NameUnit TypeNational IDUnit of Study
Interpret And Apply Medical Terminology AppropriatelyCoreBSBMED301AUK35
Design And Produce Text DocumentsCoreBSBITU303AUM45
Provide Information On Human Anatomy And PhysiologyCorePREAPU401AAX378
Apply Academic SkillsCorePREASU403AAX379
Use Mathematics In A Nursing And Health ContextCorePREMHA404AAX380
Provide Information On The Fundamental Principles Of Microbiology Used In Health SettingsCorePREMHS402AAX381
Use Fundamentals Of Physics And Chemistry In A Health ContextCorePREPHC405AAX382

Campus locations

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