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Nursing Education (Coursework), MNurs

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
As an international role-player focusing on healthcare in Africa,  the vision of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria is to maintain health standards through quality education, research and community service. The Nursing Education (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

About

Faculty Notes

Since its inception, it has grown to be one of the largest health training institutions in the country and boasts an undergraduate and postgraduate student corps of over 6 000.

Students who join this Faculty will be part of a new generation of health professionals. The Faculty’s training is outcomes-based and problem-orientated – a unique way of looking at patients and their health. The Nursing Education (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced dynamics of nursing practice 
  • Nursing research methodology 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

  • The Bachelor of Nursing Science degree is required for admission.
  • In the case of the non-clinical fields another approved bachelor’s degree may also be considered.
  • Successful completion of an entrance examination according to the discretion of the head of department.
  • Registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) is required as general nurse and lecturer.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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