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Bachelor of Nursing Programme (Part-Time) for Registered Nurses

Bachelor of Nursing Programme (Part-Time) for Registered Nurses
Programme Overview
This programme (in the generic or public health stream) is a conversion programme for registered nurses graduating from hospital-based higher diploma programmes who are currently working in local hospitals, the Department of Health, private clinics, and/or non-governmental organizations.
2 Years

This is an honours degree programme. This programme consists of eight core courses, which must be completed by all students from both the generic and public health streams. Two additional elective courses are provided for generic and public health stream students.

Teaching and learning strategies will normally consist of lectures, seminars, tutorials, laboratory sessions, presentations, case studies, audio-visual programmes and self-directed learning.

Students who successfully complete the programme and pass all courses in Year I and Year II will be awarded a Bachelor of Nursing in one of the following five divisions: First Class Honours, Second Class Honours Division One, Second Class Honours Division Two, Third Class Honours and Pass. The grade point average obtained by candidates at the end of the programme determines the Honours Award.

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To be eligible for admission to this programme, an applicant

  1. shall comply with the University General Regulations
  2. shall be registered as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong or hold recognized equivalent qualifications; and
  3. may be required to take a qualifying test of language ability and nursing knowledge.

Application fee: HKD 450 (non-refundable)

Composition fee:
HKD 1,500 per credit
60 credits / HKD 90,000 for the whole programme

Template for referee report can be downloaded HERE.

Application deadline: TBC

1st Session
Date: 4 November 2019 (Monday)
Time: 16:00 – 17:00
Venue: Lecture Theatre 4
G/F, William M.W.Mong Block
Faculty of Medicine Building
21 Sassoon Road
2nd Session
Date: 12 December 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 18:00 – 19:00
Venue: CPD-G.02
G/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower
Centennial Campus
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
3rd Session
Date: 10 January 2020 (Friday)
Time: 18:30 – 19:30
Venue: Lecture Hall
4/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building
15 Hennessy Road
Wan Chai
School of Nursing

4/F, William WM Mong Block
21 Sassoon Road
Hong Kong

Contact Information

Tel:        3917 6964
Fax:       2872 6079