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Posted 14 May 2012 - 11:31 AM
Im so excited i just got my offer letter from uni to start my nursing course next year
Posted 14 May 2012 - 03:16 PM
Thank you RJH. im in shock alittle. i was not expecting an offer until after october. im doing a pre uni course starting july. so i have to pass that.
now i have my offer and will be accepting. i will be doing fulltime study with 5 kids. is there anyone doing this? if so what are your weeks like?
i will have 3 at school fulltime and 2 at home. i am getting an au pair starting january.
im i crazy? my hubby is supporting me. he wants me to go for it and get it out of the way. after i do the 3yrs nursing i will do the 1yr midwifery.
im so excited
Posted 14 May 2012 - 09:17 PM
Congrats Catherine! What uni is it??
I'm just finishing my first semester but don't have 5 kids! I have a 2yo and one due in September!!
Posted 14 May 2012 - 10:08 PM
I will be going to Canberra Uni.
oh wow congrats to you. how has your first sem gone?
Posted 14 May 2012 - 10:11 PM
I'm doing full-time nursing with 5 kids. It's hard, but you can do it (I also work). This is the first year all of mine are at school. I'll be finished by the end of this year, which is really exciting.
Congratulations on your offer. This is the start of your new life!
Posted 15 May 2012 - 08:59 AM
oh wow yay for studying with 5kids. how did you go in your first 2years? im not sure how the kids will go. i know in the end it will work out fine bu it scares me alittle also.
would love to hear how things have been for you
Posted 15 May 2012 - 04:42 PM
I don't have 5 kids, but I have 3. It has worked pretty well for me. We have more placement than the nursing students, but have managed well with the support of my husband and parents. If you have an au pair you should be fine if she is flexible to work around shift work when you are on placement.
Posted 15 May 2012 - 09:00 PM
im kinda thankful that my hubby is a teacher and has set hours and days. will make me doing shift work so much easier to handle.
Posted 16 May 2012 - 12:22 PM
i havent even started yet and there has been a stuff up already some times computers are stupid. hopefully by the end of the week i will be accepted into all my courses and all i have to do is wait
Posted 21 May 2012 - 03:09 AM
I can't believe first semester is almost over. I just have one more assignment due in later this week. It is almost finished but it has been the most pointless assignment I have ever completed so I am quite resentful of the time it is taking up.
Exams are next...
Posted 27 May 2012 - 06:00 PM
in preparation for exams... how is everyone coping with study and kids??
Posted 28 May 2012 - 02:01 PM
I finished my semester on thursday, still have one assessment which is due on friday (my learning plan) and no exams, i get a full 2mths off
Posted 28 May 2012 - 05:36 PM
oh wow.. thats awesome adnama...... i get 6 weeks off once i have finished my 4 exams....
Posted 28 May 2012 - 06:04 PM
Wow 4 exams
I'm only part time and did one subject, hence I get out of an exam, if I was full-time i'd only have one exam.
Posted 29 May 2012 - 09:38 AM
Can Bach of nursing students join this group or do you have to be Mid/Nurs? I have just been accepted into ECU Bach of Science (Nursing) and Im so excited!
Posted 31 May 2012 - 11:07 AM
congrats on getting into your course when do you start?
oh and good luck to all studying for exams
Posted 31 May 2012 - 11:31 AM
30 July. So a good break between now and then. Plenty of time to get organised.
Posted 31 May 2012 - 01:41 PM
oh wow. yep time to get organised because the next 2 months will go super quick
Posted 01 June 2012 - 05:53 PM
Yay I got advanced standing for a nursing unit. One of my education units matched up, hooray!
Posted 03 July 2012 - 10:55 AM
Im with Catherine27, i have my acceptance for Bach Nursing 2013 how ever im still throwing ideas around as i dream of becoming a Midwife. To do RN first then Mid is the question ...
Posted 05 July 2012 - 12:34 PM
Our results are released tonight. From 5.30 onwards the text messages will be sent out. Today will go slowly till then!
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