Bachelor in Nursing -

Short description

The curriculum is based on the "National Curriculum Regulations for Nursing Programmes" laid Laid down on 1 July 2004 by the Ministry of Education and Research , with the legal authority of § 46, No 2 in the Universities and Colleges Act No 22 of 12 May 1995.

 
 
 

Duration

3 years, full-time / 4 years, part-time
180 ECTS credits
Undergraduate programme leading to a Bachelor's degree.

Expected learning outcomes

The Bachelor of Nursing should produce independent, responsible, changing-oriented and patient-oriented nurses with the ability and will to provide well-founded nursing. The training provides competence in agreement with current regulations for fully qualified nurses.
The basic training qualifies for a profession which is subject to constant development and change. One important aspect of the basic training programme in nursing is to provide a training which will enable nurses to meet the challenges and opportunities in health and social services. The training is thus the beginning of a lifelong learning process. Nurses and employers have a joint responsibility for the continuation of this learning process.

Internationalization

Students are offered the possibility to take a part of the programme abroad. The university college has cooperation agreements with universities in Namibia, Australia, USA, Belgium, the Slovak Republic, as well as the Nordic countries.

Admission Criteria

General matriculation requirement.

Table of subjects

2013/14

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S)
SPL1004 Natural Science C 14  
SPL1092 Social science and psychology C 5  
SPL1012 Basics in professional nursing C 7,5 7,5
PRU1002 Preparation for Clinical Practice 1 C 5 5
SPL1004MED Medical calculation C   1
VPS1002 Supervised Practicum in Nursing home C   15
Sum: 31,5 28,5
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course

2014/15

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A)
VPK2002 Supervised Practicum in surgical ward C     15    
VPM2002 Supervised Practicum 1 in Medical Ward C     15    
VPP2002 Supervised Practicum 1 in Mental Health Ward C     15    
SPL2031 Pathology C     5 5  
SPL2041 Pathology C     2,5 2,5  
VPK2012 Supervised Practicum 2 (Surgical Ward) C       15  
VPM2012 Supervised Practicum in Medical Ward C       15  
VPP2012 Supervised Practicum in Mental Health Ward C       15  
PRU2002 Course Description PRU2002 - Preparation for Clinical Practice in study unit 2 and 3. C     2,5 2,5  
SPL2012 Speciality Health Care Nursing C     5 5  
VPK3002 Supervised Practicum 3 (Surgical Ward) C         15
VPM3002 Supervised Practicum in Medical Ward C         15
VPP3002 Supervised Practicum in Mental Health Ward C         15
Sum: 30 30 30 30 15
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course

2015/16

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A) S6(S)
SPL3013 Health policy, organization, participation and health promotion C         10  
VPH3012 Supervised practicum in community health care C           15
SPL3903 Bachelor thesis in nursing C         10 10
Sum: 30 30 30 30 20 25
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course