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Qualification Title Bachelor of Nursing
Qualification Type Bachelor Degree
Level 7
Credits 368
Subject Area
  • Health » Nursing » Nursing
Strategic Purpose Statement
The Bachelor of Nursing has been designed to prepare graduates for a wide variety of nursing careers in community and hospital situations. It is expected SIT Bachelor of Nursing graduates will make a positive contribution to the health of people of New Zealand and the wider world. This contribution will be as nurses demonstrating caring, competent, safe nursing practice in partnership with individuals, groups and communities.
Entry Requirements
Accepted degree entry for under 20 year old applicants: A minimum of three C bursary passes or - NCEA Level 3 credits and associated literacy and numeracy requirements. Appropriate and recognised achievement of the University Entrance qualification
Education Organisation Southern Institute of Technology Ltd
Developed By Southern Institute of Technology Ltd
Quality Assured By Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics Quality
Number ST4803
Status Current
Created 2003-08-14 12:12:31.0
Next Review 2017-12-18 00:00:00.0
Content
Nursing knowledge; health studies; nursing practice; science for nurses; humanities for nurses; cultural safety; electives.

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