The School of Nursing, University of Wollongong, is identified as a provider of high quality professional education and contributing to the generation and dissemination of knowledge within a research-intensive university. Our teachers are active in their fields, and are committed to designing educational experiences for our students that are engaging, challenging and relevant. This contributes to why 99.4% of our graduates are in full employment within three months of graduating (My University, January 2013). The Bachelor of Nursing programme is delivered on five sites (Wollongong, Shoalhaven, Southern Sydney, Batemans Bay and Bega). Our students have access to the latest technology in our Simulation Laboratory, and complete clinical placements from their first semester, providing a hands-on learning experience. In addition, we have an expansive post graduate portfolio and research agenda.
At the School of Nursing we pride ourselves on our excellent reputation, both academically and clinically. It is the philosophy of the School of Nursing that everyone participates in quality assurance processes and academic governance.
The core values of the school:
Person-centred; Creativity; Self-awareness; Appreciation; Respect; Authenticity; Clarity; Empathy.