Study Nursing Courses at Vaal University of Technology: Subject Requirements:

There is a great demand of registered nurses worldwide. Registered nurses assist in relieving workload in most health care settings at hospitals, as well as in the communities. They are also instrumental in managing psychiatric condition, in all mental health settings, including specialized care. Other career opportunities include Primary Health Care provision, Maternity, Health Service Management. Nursing specialities courses like Operating Theatre Technique, Intensive Care, Oncology, Advanced Community Nursing, Nursing/Health Service Education, Emergency Nursing and Nurse Researcher can be pursued after programme completion.

List of Nursing Courses offered and entry requirements at Vaal University of Technology

Bachelor of Nursing at Vaal University Course Requirements:

Mathematics    4
Life Orientation    4
Life Science    4
English    4
Physical Science    4
Any other two subjects2 x 3 = 6 e.g. History, Geography
Minimum points for admission   26


MathematicsD  ( HG )                   C ( SG )
BiologyD  ( HG )                   C ( SG )
Physical ScienceD  ( HG )                   C ( SG )
EnglishD  ( HG )                   C ( SG )
Any other two3 X 3 = 9 e.g. History, Geography
Minimum points for admission  25

Four years of full time study at Vaal University of Technology.

Clinical learning is achieved by placement in health care facilities accredited by the South African Nursing Council, for General Nursing, Community Health, Psychiatry and Midwifery.

Membership to the South African Nursing Council is mandatory and proof of indemnity is required for all nursing students.

National Higher Diploma in Community Nursing and BTech Community Nursing requirements

NB!!!  These postgraduate programmes are offered to Professional Nurses who meet the below mentioned criteria for admission

Matric Certificate/STD 10Matric Certificate/STD 10
Diploma in General NursingDiploma in General Nursing, Diploma in Midwifery/Psychiatry and Diploma in Community Nursing OR
Diploma in Midwifery or Diploma in PsychiatryDiploma in Nursing (General, Community Health and Psychiatry) and Midwifery

An average of 60% is required in General Nursing, Midwifery/Psychiatry and Community Nursing to enter the Baccalaureus Technologiae

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