Outline of Curriculum
Outline of Curriculum
Basic subjects are assigned for developing ethical decision-making and management skills from general perspective. The students are encouraged to acquire a fresh standpoint which strives to go beyond standard frameworks of medical service.
Major Subjects I
Eight classes are allotted in order to enhance high-level ability in nursing practice and nursing studies: Nursing Education, Nursing Management, Nursing Theory, Nursing Research Methodology, Nursing Ethics, and Policy-making in Nursing, Clinical Pharmacology, Health Assessment in Nursing. Four classes from among these are compulsory. CNS students must take three classes, and should then individually plan their own registration required for a CNS license.
Major Subject II
Major subject fields are categorized as follows: community-based fundamental nursing, management in nursing, nursing of children and child-rearing families, and nursing of adults. Students will study intensively the field they chose at the entrance examination. All of the courses consist of methodology, seminars, and nursing research. All of the classes of the chosen course are compulsory for the student. In the CNS course for chronic care nursing, child health nursing, and cancer nursing, the previously designated classes are also compulsory.
Requirements for Completion
- Thirty-three credits are required in total:
Twenty-seven credits are required as compulsory subjects (Basic Subjects:2, Major Subjects I:8, Major Subjects II:17), and six credits as elective subjects
- Students must take the following courses in their own research field: 4credits in methodology, 3 credits in seminar, 10 credits in nursing research
- Certified Nurse Specialist course requires the following conditions.
Chronic Care Nursing: Thirty-five credits in total (Basic Subjects:2, Major Subjects I:6, Major Subjects II:25, elective:2).
Child Health Nursing: Thirty-seven credits in total (Basic Subjects:2, Major Subjects I:6, Major Subjects II:27, elective:2).
Cancer Nursing: Thirty-seven credits in total (Basic Subjects:2, Major Subjects I:6, Major Subjects II:27, elective:2).