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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Nursing (Post Registration)

KP No: 
JPT/BPP(N/723/6/0189)02/23
Introduction
Nilai University’s B.Sc. (Hons) in Nursing (Post Registration) is approved by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and the Malaysian Nursing Board (under the Ministry of Health). 
 
This programme is designed for Malaysian Registered Nurses with the Diploma in Nursing certificate who wish to further upgrade their qualifications. 
 
The learning activities of this programme is tailored for practicing professionals as there is no clinical placement. However, the programme is on a full-time student basis with some degree of flexibility. Theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the areas of health science, behavioural science, nursing science, as well as, research and statistics will be conducted through lectures and laboratory classes.
 
Upon the completion of this programme, the student will be well-prepared for a higher level of professional career in nursing leadership, management and research.    
 
Duration of Study

2 years

Intake Periods

January, July

Entry Requirements
FOR MALAYSIAN STUDENTS
Foundation / Matriculation / Diploma in Science
Diploma in Nursing (Malaysian Qualification Framework, MQF level 4) or its equivalent.
AND
Registered with Nursing Board Malaysia (NBM)
AND
Posses current Annual Practicing Certificate
AND
Minimum 3 years working experience
with
MUET Band 3
IELTS Band 5.5
TOEFL Paper based: 515 / Internet based: 80
 
FOR INTERNATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Foundation / Matriculation / Diploma in Science
Diploma in Nursing (Malaysian Qualification Framework, MQF Level 4) or its equivalent.
AND
Registered with Nursing Board Malaysia (NBM)
AND
Posses current Annual Practicing Certificate
AND
Minimum 3 years working experience
with
MUET Band 3
IELTS Band 5.5
TOEFL Paper based: 515 / Internet based: 80
   
 

For other qualifications, please consult our programme counsellors.

 

HEALTH REQUIREMENTS

All offer are subject to the student being certified by a medical practitioner as fit to be accepted into the programme a month before commencement of the nursing programme and not having any of the following medical/physical conditions: 
  1. EPILEPSY
  2. HEPATITIS B & C
  3. TUBERCULOSIS(TB)
  4. HIV & AIDS
  5. MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS
  6. PHYSICAL or IMPAIRED SENSES THAT HINDERS DIETERITY
  7. OTHER CHRONIC DISEASES

 

FOUNDATIONAL
  • Contemporary Nursing Practice
CORE

Basic Medical Science

  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Introduction to Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology and Nutrition
  • Anatomy and Physiology II; Microbiology; Parasitology
  • Health Assessment

Behavioural Science

  • General Sociology
  • General Psychology
  • Communication Skills
  • Facilitating Professional Growth

Research and Statistics

  • Research Project I : Theoretical Perspectives of Research
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Evidence-Based Practice

Nursing Science

  • Holistic Nursing
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing I- Fundamental Principles; Communicable and Autoimmune Diseases
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing II- Haematology and Skin Disorders
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing III- Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Disorders
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing IV- Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing V- Reproductive and Urogenital Disorders
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing VI- Obstetric and Paediatric Nursing
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing VII- Musculoskeletal, Special Senses and Nervous System Disorders
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing VIII- Critical Care, Emergency and Disaster Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing and  Gerontology
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Health Promotion
  • Management, Clinical Leadership and Governance
CAPSTONE
  • Research Project II: Dissertation (Capstone)
MATA PELAJARAN UMUM

MPU1A*

  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (Malaysians) OR Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Students)

MPU1B*

  • Hubungan Etnik OR Pengajian Malaysia 3 (Malaysian Studies 3) (International Students)

MPU2A

  • Graduate Preparatory Course or Personal Branding

MPU3 

  • Ethics and Social Responsibility

MPU4

  • Co-Curriculum
INTERNSHIP
  • Clinical Practice I
  • Clinical Practice II
  • Clinical Practice III
  • Clinical Practice IV
  • Clinical Practice V
  • Clinical Practice VI
  • Clinical Practice VII
UNIVERSITY
  • Entrepreneurship
MALAY LANGUAGE
(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

* Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia and Hubungan Etnik are meant to be for local students while Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 and Pengajian Malaysia 3 are for international students.