The  KIT School of Nursing and Health deliver a Diploma of Nursing at the Bikenibeu campus which is based on a New Zealand curriculum and delivered as a KIT qualification

Our dedicated staff regularly receive in-house training and increased skills through specialised short and long term technical consultants and advisors.

The KIT campus provides a friendly, safe and clean environment to learn in, with all the latest equipment for practical training.

All students participate in relevant practical activities and learn work related technical skills. Students also learn core employability skills, computing skills and English language so that they are confident and work ready.

What you will learn

  • Introduction to Nursing
  • Human Bioscience
  • Applied Science
  • Health & Healthy Living
  • Nursing Theory & Practice 1
  • Primary Health Care/ Health Promotion
  • Nursing Theory and Practice
  • Medical and Surgical Nursing
  • Normal Obstetric Nursing
  • Abnormal Obstetric Nursing
  • Child Health Nursing
  • Nursing in Remote Areas
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Nursing Research
  • Population Health
  • Registered Nursing Practice

Course Duration

During the first term, all students undertake an English language program combined with core units.

The Diploma of Nursing program is delivered over six semesters (three years).