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Bachelor of Health Science (Hons) Major in Nursing & Major in Applied Gerontology


Bachelor of Health Science (Hons) Major in Nursing & Major in Applied Gerontology

Course summary

The Bachelor of Health Science (BHSc) (Hons) is to prepare graduates who are competent to work in health and social care arena. Graduates majoring in Nursing of the BHSc(Hons) are eligible to register as Registered Nurse with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong (NCHK) whereas graduates majoring in Applied Gerontology can work as multi-skilled residential care practitioners in various settings that involve working with elderly.

The BHSc(Hons) Major in Nursing programme requires students to successfully complete a total of 169 credits. Of the 169 credits, there are 138 credits of taught courses (on both discipline and generic studies), 13 credits of clinical practicum, and 18 credits of Co-op Education.

The BHSc(Hons) Major in Applied Gerontology programme requires students to successfully complete a total of 138 credits. Of the 138 credits, there are 114 credits of taught courses (on both discipline and generic studies), 6 credits of clinical practicum, and 18 credits for Co-op Education.

Entry Requirement

BHSc(Hons) Majoring in Nursing

(i)Have obtained Level 3 for Chinese Language and English Language and Level 2 for Mathematics and Liberal Studies plus one Elective Subject under Category A at Level 2 (“3322+2″) in HKDSE; OR

(ii)Have passes in AS Use of English and AS Chinese Language & Culture plus one AL subject/ two AS subjects in HKALE and five passes in HKCEE (including Chinese Language and English Language) with at least Grade C in one of the HKCEE subjects and obtained Grade E in HKCEE Biology/ Human Biology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Physics; OR

(iii)Have passes in AS Use of English and AS Chinese Language & Culture plus one AL subject/ two AS subjects in HKALE and Level 2 for Chinese Language and English Language plus passes in three other subjects in HKCEE with at least Grade C in one of the HKCEE subjects (or Level 3 for Chinese Language or English Language) and obtained Grade E in HKCEE Biology/ Human Biology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Physics;

BHSc(Hons) Majoring in Applied Gerontology

(i)Have obtained Level 3 for Chinese Language and English Language and Level 2 for Mathematics and Liberal Studies plus one Elective/ Applied Learning Subject at Level 2 (“3322+2″) in HKDSE; OR

(ii)Have passes in AS Use of English and AS Chinese Language & Culture plus one AL subject/ two AS subjects in HKALE and five passes in HKCEE including Chinese Language and English Language; OR

(iii)Have passes in AS Use of English and AS Chinese Language & Culture plus one AL subject/ two AS subjects in HKALE and Level 2 for Chinese Language and English Language plus passes in three other subjects in HKCEE;

OR

(iv)Satisfactory completion (with GPA 3.0) of a Pre-Associate Degree Programme; OR

(v)Applicants holding the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma should possess a minimum of 28 points and fulfill the following English language requirements:

(a)Grade 4 or higher in the Higher Level English Language (B Syllabus); or

(b)Grade 5 or higher in the Standard Level English Language (B Syllabus); or

(c)Grade 4 or higher in the Higher or Standard Level English Language (A1 or A2 Syllabus); or

(d)Grade 4 or higher in the Standard Level English – Text and Performance; or

(e)Grade 4 or higher in the Standard Level English – Literature and Performance (A1 Syllabus); OR

(vi)Equivalent qualifications (such as meeting the entry requirements of a degree programme offered outside Hong Kong).

Address of the institution

31 Wylie Road.
Homantin, Kowloon

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Institution

Tung Wah College

Programme type

Degree

Academic structure

Full time

Duration of study

護理科5年/應用老人科4年 year(s)

Application fee

HK $200

Enquiry

3468 6832/3190 6752 (Phone)