A bachelor’s degree is a higher education program that can be obtained in about four years. Many bachelor programs are offered in person as well as on online so that even students who live in remote areas or who cannot attend school full-time can advance their education.
The Bachelor of Nursing (Top-up) programme provides an opportunity for registered nurses in Singapore and surrounding countries who hold registration with the Singapore N
Structure and Content
The Bachelor of Nursing (Top-up) programme provides an opportunity for registered nurses in Singapore and surrounding countries who hold registration with the Singapore Nursing Board as registered nurses to upgrade their qualifications and skills. This programme has had 14 successful intakes and over 350 graduates and students since 2003. The programme adopts a student-oriented approach and reorients the existing knowledge and experience base of registered nurses towards proactive problem-solving practices.
This degree is accredited by the Singapore Nursing Board.
Leadership and Management Concepts for Health Professionals
Health, Law and Ethics
Understanding Research in Practice
Clinical Health Assessment
Professional Communication for Nurses
Clinical Teaching for Health Professionals
Care for Older Persons
Successful completion of an approved Singaporean Diploma in Nursing or nursing qualification equivalent to an Australian Diploma, and
Registration with the Singapore Nursing Board as a registered nurse.
Other nursing qualifications may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.
A minimum overall band score of 6.5 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 6.0
OR a minimum score of 575 on TOEFL
OR an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79 (no sub-score less than 19)
OR no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only)
OR a minimum grade of C on the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
OR a minimum grade of C on the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
OR an overall score of 61...