Bachelor of Nursing Science Program (English Program)

Bachelor of Nursing Science Program (English Program)

          

Name of curriculum :

Bachelor of Nursing Science Program (English Program)

Name of degree :

Full degree: Bachelor of Nursing Science (English Program)

Degree in abbreviation: B.N.S. (English Program)

Objectives of the Curriculum :

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program (English Program), the graduates will be able to:
1. Have moral and ethical responsibility, respect in the dignity of the human values, have moral courage and commitment with professional ethics
2. Have knowledge in nursing and health-related sciences; integrate knowledge from both arts and sciences into nursing practice according to the Nursing and Midwifery Profession Act and relevant laws.
3. Able to think systematically, creatively, and critically.
4. Able to communicate in English and exchange culture effectively
5. Using information technology to acquire knowledge appropriately and consistently.
6. Interact constructively with people from diverse cultures, able to work as a team
7. Have nursing leadership, have positive attitude towards nursing professions and participation in professional development.

Implementation of the Curriculum :

- Instructions are operated during regular business hours and after hours

Curriculum

1. Number of credit requirements not less than

122 credits

2. Curriculum structure

General education courses

30 credits

Specialty courses

86 credits

Elective courses not less than

6 credits

3. Courses

3.1 General education courses

30 credits

          Language for communication 12 credits

Required English language courses 9 credits

95110159

English for Everyday Use*

3 (3-0-6)

95110259

English for Advanced Communication

3 (3-0-6)

95110359

English for Academic Writing

3 (3-0-6)

* If a foreign student whose English is an official national language or a Thai student whose placement English score is above the standard criteria for the program admission (in accordance with the announcement of Faculty of Nursing), one can select other courses in the group of language for communication which offered by the International college for 1 course (3 credits)

Other language 3 credits

95116659


Chinese for Everyday Use **

3(3-0-6)

95110559


Thai for Everday Use

3(3-0-6)

** For a Chinese student, a course of 95110559 Thai for Everyday use will be registered instead of a course of 95116659 Chinese for everyday use

          Identity and quality of life 3 credits

95115859

Self Defense

1 (0-2-1)

95121759

Marine Evironment and Ecotourism

2 (2-0-4)

          Life skill and social and environmental responsibilities 6 credits

95111859

Contemporary Asian Cultures

3 (3-0-6)

95114759

Leadership in the 21st Century

3 (3-0-6)

          Innovations and creativity 6 credits

95114559

Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Complex Analysis

3 (3-0-6)

95114459

Critical Perspectives on Digital Society

3 (3-0-6)

          Information technology 3 credits

95113059

Ethical Information Technology in Knowledge-based Society

3 (3-0-6)

3.2 Specialty courses

86 credits

          Basic nursing courses 18 credits

30510161

Microbiology and Parasitology

3 (2-2-5)

31620261

Biochemistry for Health Science

2(2-0-4)

68010161

Basic Human Anatomy

2 (2-0-4)

68010261

Basic Human Anatomy Laboratory

1 (0-2-1)

68011261

Basic Human Physiology for Nursing

3 (2-2-5)

79223561

Principle of Pharmacology

3 (3-0-6)

11310161

Nutrition for Nursing

1 (1-0-2)

11310261

Psychology for Nursing

1 (1-0-2)

11320361

Pathophysiology for Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

          Nursing courses 68 credits

Lecture and laboratory 32 credits

11320461

Nursing Theories and Concepts

2 (2-0-4)

11320561

Fundamental Nursing I

3 (2-2-5)

11320661

Fundamental Nursing II

3 (2-2-5)

11320761

Nursing Care for Adults and Elderly with Acute and Critical Illness

2 (2-0-4)

11320861

Community Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11320961

Nursing and Midwifery Care for Healthy Maternity and Newborn

3 (3-0-6)

11331261

Basic Medical Care

1 (1-0-2)

11331361

Nursing Care for Children and Adolescents

3 (3-0-6)

11331461

Nursing Administration

1 (1-0-2)

11331561

Nursing and Midwifery Care for Maternity and Newborn in High Risk Health Condition

3 (3-0-6)

11331861

Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

3 (3-0-6)

11331961

Nursing Care for Adults and Elderly with Chronic Illness and End of Life

2 (2-0-4)

11342661

Ethics, Law and Professional Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11342761

Nursing Research and Information

2 (2-0-4)

Nursing practicum 36 credits

11321061

Practicum of Community Nursing

2 (0-6-4)

11321161

Practicum of Fundamental Nursing

3 (0-9-6)

11331661

Practicum of Nursing Care for Adult and Elderly with Acute and Critical Illness

3 (0-9-6)

11331761

Practicum of Nursing Care for Well Children and Adolescents

2 (0-6-4)

11332061

Practicum of Nursing Care for Children and Adolescents in Health Deviation

3 (0-9-6)

11332161

Practicum of Basic Medical Care

3 (0-9-6)

11332261

Practicum of Nursing and Midwifery Care for Healthy Maternity and Newborn

3 (0-9-6)

11342361

Practicum of Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

3 (0-9-6)

11342461

Practicum of Nursing and Midwifery Care for Maternity and Newborn in High Risk Health Condition

4 (0-12-8)

11342561

Practicum of Nursing Care for Adult and Elderly with Chronic Illness and End of Life

4 (0-12-8)

11342861

Practicum of Community Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

2 (0-6-4)

11342961

Practicum of Nursing Administration

2 (0-6-4)

11343061

Practicum of Nursing in Selected Area

3 (0-9-6)

3.2 Elective courses

not less than 6 credits***

Elective courses offered at Faculty of Nursing:

11313161

Play and Development in Early Childhood

2 (2-0-4)

11323261

Disaster Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11323361

Culture and Health

2 (2-0-4)

11333461

Naturopathy for Health Care

2 (2-0-4)

11333561

Introduction for Business Concepts in Health Care Services

2 (2-0-4)

11333661

Occupational Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11333761

Issues, Trends and Nursing Professional Development

2 (2-0-4)

11333861

Health Counseling

2 (2-0-4)

11333961

International Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

*** Others than above, students can select to enroll courses offered within or outside the university (with Burapha university approval) by permission of the curriculum board committee.

Study Plan

        Study plan of students in the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program (English Program) new program B. E. 2561 in each semester as the followings:

The 1st year (First Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

95110159

English for Everyday Use *

3 (3-0-6)

95110259

English for Advanced Communication

3 (3-0-6)

95116659

Chinese for Everyday Use *

3 (3-0-6)

95114759

Leadership in the 21st Century

3 (3-0-6)

95115859

Self Defense

1(0-2-1)

68010161

Basic Human Anatomy

2 (2-0-4)

68010261

Basic Human Anatomy Laboratory

1(0-2-1)

11310161

Nutrition for Nursing

1 (1-0-2)

Total

17

The 1st year (Second Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

95110361

English for Academic Writing

3 (3-0-6)

95111861

Contemporary Asian Cultures

3 (3-0-6)

95121761

Marine Environment and Ecotourism

2 (2-0-4)

11310261

Psychology for Nursing

1 (1-0-2)

30510161

Microbiology and Parasitology

3 (2-2-5)

68011261

Basic Human Physiology for Nursing

3 (2-2-5)

31620261

Biochemistry for Health Science

2 (2-0-4)

xxxxxxxx

Elective

2 (2-0-4)

Total

19

The 2nd year (First Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

95114559

Critical Thinking, Problem Solving,and Complex Analysis

3 (3-0-6)

95114459

Critical Perspectives on Digital Society

3 (3-0-6)

95113059

Ethical Information Technology in Knowledge-based Society

3 (3-0-6)

11320361

Pathophysiology for Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11320461

Nursing Theory and Concepts

2 (2-0-4)

11320561

Fundamental Nursing I

3 (2-2-5)

xxxxxxxx

Elective

2 (2-0-4)

Total

18

The 2nd year (Second Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11320661

Fundamental Nursing II

3 (2-2-5)

79223561

Principle of Pharmacology

3 (3-0-6)

11320761

Nursing Care for Adult and Elderly Patients with Acute and Critical Illness

2 (2-0-4)

11320861

Community Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11320961

Nursing and Midwifery Care for Healthy Maternity and Newborn

3 (3-0-6)

11321061

Practicum of Community Nursing

2 (0-6-4)

Total

15

The 2nd year (Summer Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11321161

Practicum of Fundamental Nursing

3 (0-9-6)

Total

3

The 3rd year (First Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11331261

Basic Medical Care

1 (1-0-2)

11331361

Nursing Care for children and Adolescents

3 (3-0-6)

11331461

Nursing Administration

1 (1-0-2)

11331561

Nursing and Midwifery Care for Maternity and Newborn in High Risk Health Condition

3 (3-0-6)

11331661

Practicum of Nursing Care for Adult and Elderly with Acute and Critical Illness

3 (0-9-6)

11331761

Practicum of Nursing Care for Well Children and Adolescents

2 (0-6-4)

Total

13

The 3rd year (Second Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11331861

Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

3 (3-0-6)

11331961

Nursing Care for Adults and Elderly with Chronic Illness and End of Life

2 (2-0-4)

11332061

Practicum of Nursing Care for Children and Adolescents in Health Deviation

3 (0-9-6)

11332161

Practicum of Basic Medical Care

3 (0-9-6)

11332261

Practicum of Nursing and Midwifery Care for Healthy Maternity and Newborn

3 (0-9-6)

Total

14

The 3rd year (Summer Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

xxxxxxxx

Elective

2 (2-0-4)

Total

14

The 4th year (First Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11342361

Practicum of Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

2 (0-6-4)

11342461

Practicum of Nursing and Midwifery Care for Maternity and Newborn in High Risk Health Condition

4 (0-12-8)

11342561

Practicum of Nursing Care for Adult and Elderly with Chronic Illness and End of Life

4 (0-12-8)

Total

10

The 4th year (Second Semester)

Course Code

Title

Credit

11342661

Ethics, Law and Professional Nursing

2 (2-0-4)

11342761

Nursing Research and Information

2 (2-0-4)

11342861

Practicum of Community Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

2 (0-6-4)

11342961

Practicum of Nursing Administration

2 (0-6-4)

11343061

Practicum of Nursing in a Selected Area

3 (0-9-6)

Total

11

Qualifications of prospective learners
 graduated a high school level or equivalent
 graduated with a vocational certificate or diploma, or equivalent
 specific qualifications
2.2.1 graduated not below a high school level in a study plan of mathematics and science
2.2.2 being a polite manner, healthy both mental and physical health, no severe illness, no serious communicable disease or disability that would be an obstacle to study and professional practice
2.2.3 having an English proficiency test result in accordance with the announcement of Faculty of Nursing, Burapha University
2.2.4 meet other qualifications in accordance with the announcement of Burapha University of number 0539/ 2559 entitled with “The Undergraduate Education B.E. 2559”
2.2.5 in the case that the qualification is not in accordance with 2.2.1 to 2.2.4, admission is at the discretion of the curriculum board.
For more details or apply to the program please contact Ms. khanittha Chenniyom Tel: 038-102886 E-mail: katay25238650@gmail.com