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Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) in Nursing
5 years full-time


Programme Description
The programme aims to prepare students for professional careers in nursing with competence to deliver high quality patient care and make significant contribution to the health of the community. The objectives are:
  1. to develop students’ competence in health promotion, maintenance and restoration, and prevention of illness through the delivery of primary, secondary and tertiary health care in various hospital and community settings;
  2. to equip students with problem solving and clinical reasoning skills;
  3. to equip students with effective communication skills for the delivery of individualized care as well as for facilitation of teamwork;
  4. to provide students with experiential learning opportunities to facilitate integration of theory and practice in their chosen profession; and
  5. to nurture students’ all-roundness by expanding students’ understanding and appreciation of other cultures and environment.


Mode of study
Medium of Instruction
English
Total no. of credits
151 credits
JUPAS Catalogue No.
JSST01

Applicants should submit applications through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS). There are NO self-financing places for this programme (first year entry).



Programme Leader
Dr. Anson Tang
 
PhD in Nursing, B.Sc. (Hons.) in Nursing, PolyU, Registered Nurse (HK)
 


Tuition Fee
Year
Tuition Fee (HK$)
Year 1
$43,300
Year 2
$43,300
Year 3
$43,300
Year 4
$43,300
Year 5
$43,300
Programme Total
$216,500
Annual Average
$43,300

 

  • Tung Wah College will adjust the tuition fee of its programmes based on the Composite Consumer Price Index to be announced by the Government annually.
  • Tuition fees are normally charged by two instalments per annum and are payable before the commencement of each semester.  New students are required to settle the balance of the tuition fee for the first semester (i.e. after deducting deposit) upon programme registration in August.
  • Students are required to pay additional fees for all retake/additional courses which would be charged at the rate of the normal cohort and be calculated by the number of credits to be taken. Please refer the details in the College’s Fees Regulation at https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area.
  • The tuition fee for the programme under the Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP) is the net fee paid by a student after deduction of subsidy from the Government. In 2020/21 academic year, the annual subsidy under the SSSDP is $74,600 for laboratory-based undergraduate programmes and $37,300 for laboratory-based sub-degree programmes . The annual subsidy amount may vary in each academic year subject to the decision by the Education Bureau. 
  • All fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • For more details about the College's tuition fee payment schedule and fees regulation, please refer to the "Tuition Fee Payment Schedule" and "Fees Regulation" at "https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area".
 
Senior Year Entry is available
- Associate degree / higher diploma holders may apply. For details, please refer to the admission requirements.

First Year Tuition Fee: HK$ 106,642
Total Tuition Fee: HK$ 319,924

  • The above tuition fee is indicative and it represents 106 credits (referenced to the average number of required credits for graduation for the past two cohorts) at 2020/2021 tuition rate of $3,904 each. 
  • The average fee per credit is calculated by the programme fee before the deduction of subsidy from the Government.
  • Tung Wah College will adjust the tuition fee of its programmes based on the Composite Consumer Price Index to be announced by the Government annually.
  • Tuition fees are normally charged by two instalments per annum and are payable before the commencement of each semester.  New students are required to settle the balance of the tuition fee for the first semester (i.e. after deducting deposit) upon programme registration in August.
  • Students are required to pay additional fees for all retake/additional courses which would be charged at the rate of the normal cohort and be calculated by the number of credits to be taken. Please refer the details in the College’s Fees Regulation at https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area.
  • This represents the programme fee after deduction of subsidy of the Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme for Self-financing Undergraduate Studies in Hong Kong (NMTSS).  In 2019/2020 academic year, the annual subsidy is $31,300.  The annual subsidy amount may vary in each academic year subject to the decision by the Education Bureau.
  • The programme fee for the Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) in Nursing - Senior Year Entry is tentative and subject to approval by the EDB.
  • All fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • For more details about the College's tuition fee payment schedule and fees regulation, please refer to the "Tuition Fee Payment Schedule" and "Fees Regulation" at "https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area".

 



QF Information
QF level
5
QR registration no.
17/000962/L5
Registration validity period 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2023

 



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King’s Park Campus
31 Wylie Road, Homantin, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Mongkok Campus
Nos. 90A & 98, Shantung Street, Mongkok,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
Telephone
(852) 3190 6678
Email
enquiry@twc.edu.hk