Bachelor of Nursing (International) Top-Up 1 yr Degree

St. Angela's College Sligo, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway

Program Description

Bachelor of Nursing (International) Top-Up 1 yr Degree

St. Angela's College Sligo, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway

This is an innovative top-up Bachelor of Nursing (BN) (International) programme aimed at preparing nurses to work globally; delivered in a unique environment in the North West of Ireland, St. Angela's College, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway).

The degree programme is designed to ensure that students attain the professional competence and academic credit to work in a variety of clinical settings around the world. All students are allocated an academic advisor to support their educational development in addition to, a designated International Student Tutor (IST) to facilitate language, cultural, social and personal support.

Module/Subject Titles: (Total: 90 ECTS)

  • Patient Safety in the Healthcare Setting (15 ECTS)
  • International Nursing Practice (15 ECTS)
  • Evidence Based Practice 1 (10 ECTS)
  • Evidence Based Practice 2 (15 ECTS)
  • Empowerment & the Nurse-Client Relationship (10 ECTS)
  • Leadership & Management for Effective Healthcare Delivery (10 ECTS)
  • Contemporary Nursing Issues (15 ECTS)

What are the advantages of completing the BN (International) at St. Angela's College?

Attaining an Internationally recognised University Degree from the National University of Ireland, Galway Exciting & Innovative modules aimed at increasing:

  • Opportunity to practice within our simulated clinical skills laboratories
  • Communication Strategies
  • On-Line Drug Calculations
  • Small Groups with Academic Support
  • Variety of teaching and learning strategies to facilitate student education
  • Support with developing curriculum vitaes and seeking job opportunities
  • Class days timetabled to facilitate work hours - students can work 20 hours per week during term time & 40 hours per week during academic holidays

What you need to apply?</h2>

  • International applicants must have an international recognised Diploma in Nursing

  • International students will require a degree of fluency in the English language. An overall minimum score of 6.0 in the Academic IELTS Exam (http://www.ielts.org/ for information on IELTS tests) is required for initial admission. Students with 6.0 must attend compulsary English language classes on campus to attain IELTS 6.5 within 3 months of programme commencement. Students with entry level of 6.5 onto the programme do not require language classes

  • International applicants must be registered nurses in country of origin

  • Completed application form which includes a personal statement of no more than 300 words which explains how this programme will help them achieve their future academic/vocational objectives

Selection Process:

  • Completed application form which includes a personal statement
  • Meets minimum requirements
  • Recognised Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered nurse in country of origin
  • Original academic documentation & experiential records to support application

Scholarships up to €2000 available based on academic achievements, English Language Score & Experience

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 13, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
10,250 EUR
€10, 250 - with scholarships up to €2000
Information
Deadline
Request Info
Please allow min 6 weeks for visa processing (if required) when applying for the BN International
Locations
Ireland - Sligo, County Sligo
Start date : Sept. 2019
Application deadline Request Info
Please allow min 6 weeks for visa processing (if required) when applying for the BN International
End date Request Info
Dates
Sept. 2019
Ireland - Sligo, County Sligo
Application deadline Request Info
Please allow min 6 weeks for visa processing (if required) when applying for the BN International
End date Request Info