Graduate Certificate in Nursing Leadership & Management

School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle Campus

If you are a Registered Nurse who would like to enhance your leadership and management abilities, then our Graduate Certificate in Nursing Leadership & Management will give you the skills to excel in a variety of settings. The online program is flexible enough to accommodate the needs of those already working as Registered Nurses in Western Australia.

  • Why study this degree?

    Our Graduate Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management has been developed by the University’s School of Nursing & Midwifery. The program, which you can complete over one year part-time, consists of four subjects and puts a special emphasis on learning new leadership and management skills that can be applied directly to the workplace.

    After successfully completing the program, if you want to further upgrade your qualifications you can enrol in a Graduate Diploma of Nursing followed by a Master of Nursing (Leadership and Management). You are welcome to apply if you are a Registered Nurse with a nursing degree or, have appropriate experience in a relevant area of discipline.

  • Program summary

    Semester One

    • NURS4020 Nursing Leadership Development Strategies
    • NURS4021 Applied Nursing Management Strategies

    Semester Two

    • NURS4022 Organisational Culture & Change Management in Nursing
    • NURS4023 Patient Care, Quality and Best Practice in Nursing

    Full details of the program requirements are contained in the Program Regulations.

  • Entry requirements

    This program is available to registered nurses who have a previous nursing degree or equivalent and who have accumulated appropriate experience in a relevant discipline area.

    Applicants must be registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia.

  • Fees and costs

    For further information, please contact the School of Nursing & Midwifery.

  • More information

    For more information on the Graduate Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management, please call
    our Prospective Students Office on +61 8 9433 0533 or email

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