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Program maps path for Indigenous lawyers

A Charles Darwin University (CDU) program is aiming to grow the number of Indigenous lawyers in the Northern Territory.

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Aeromedical retrieval

Though the course is both international and national, it is expected that the Northern Territory’s expanse will be used as an example of rural and remote retrievals.

Bradley Herbert

Staff Spotlight: Bradley Herbert

Despite working in universities in Ireland, the UK and Australia, the eight weeks Bradley Herbert has been one of CDU’s College of Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Coordinator has been the most eye opening, thanks to COVID-19.

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Course spotlight

For many, a career in nursing comes later in life. For those who are looking for a career change, CDU’s Master of Nursing Practice (pre-registration) is the perfect course. 
Available to anyone who has already completed a Bachelor degree in another field, the course enables graduates to become a Registered Nurse and work in all healthcare settings within the Australian healthcare system.

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Honours student hopes to shine a light on the importance of fostering resilience among student nurses

CDU Scholarly Teaching Fellow, Donna Diffley, hopes to shine a light on the health implications of academic study on student nurses, through the research component of her Bachelor of Nursing Honours Degree. 

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Ngukurr pre-university students visit CDU's Darwin campus

Young adults from Ngukurr visited CDU SIM blocks recently, in preparation for a pre-university program, undertaken as part of their involvement in the Wuyagiba Study Hub (WSH) at Macquarie University.

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CDU partners with IHNA

CDU’s College of Nursing and Midwifery has joined forces with the Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (IHNA), to enable progress from the institute’s Graduate Diploma in Nursing to a Master of Nursing at CDU.

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CDU introduces Foundation Science short courses to bridge the study gap

Here at the College of Nursing and Midwifery, we recognise the challenges students face when commencing in their higher education journey. 

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CDU student crowned NT Young Australian of the Year

Charles Darwin University Bachelor of Nursing student Stuart McGrath is the 2021 NT Young Australian of the Year, in recognition for his passion for improving health outcomes in his local community. 

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New nursing courses coming to Sydney’s CBD in 2021

In 2021, CDU will focus on equipping Sydney’s critical healthcare workforce with new skills. Eight specialised undergraduate and postgraduate nursing and health degrees will be available to Australian and international students at CDU’s Sydney Health Precinct.