Bachelor of Nursing

Bachelor of Nursing

Overview
This is a five-year full-time credit-based honours programme leading to the award of a Bachelor of Nursing degree from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Programme Description
The programme prepares students for registration as general registered nurses with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong. Graduates of the programme are qualified to promote the health of and provide quality care to patients in today’s increasingly technological and complex healthcare arena. The main subjects of study are biological and behavioural sciences, health promotion and maintenance, nursing practice and theory, nursing research, and information technology. Students also gain experience in the care of clients in both community and hospital settings.

Mode of Study
Full-time: 5 years
Subject to the previous qualification obtained, students may be considered for admission with Advanced Standing, and scholarships are available for selected students.

Admission Requirements
The minimum eligibility requirements to apply to the Bachelor of Nursing programme are as follows:
No. of Subjects Subject Minimum Level
4 Core Subjects Chinese Language 3
English Language 3
Mathematics 2
Liberal Studies 2
2 Elective Subjects One of which is preferred from the following subjects:
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Combined Science
Integrated Science
3
Any one other subject 3

Enquiries:
The Nethersole School of Nursing
Tel: (852) 3943 6220
Fax: (852) 2603 6041
Email: nursing@cuhk.edu.hk
Website: www.nur.cuhk.edu.hk