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General Information
Higher Diploma in Nursing
2 years full-time


Programme Description
The programme equips students with necessary knowledge, skills and attitude to meet the statutory requirements to enrol with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong (NCHK) as Enrolled Nurse (ENs) “登記護士”. It will develop students’ competence in health promotion, maintenance and restoration, and prevention of illness through the delivery of primary, secondary and tertiary health care in hospital and community settings; equip students with effective communication skills for the delivery of individualised care as well as for facilitation of teamwork; develop students’ understanding of psychosocial, cultural and environmental dimensions of health and illness; equip students with critical, creative and analytical problem solving skills; and develop students’ generic attributes for their all-roundness.


Mode of study
Medium of Instruction
English
Total no. of credits
86 credits


Programme Leader
Dr. Ken Ho
 
PhD, PolyU
MSc in Clinical Gerontology, CUHK
Bachelor of Nursing (Hons), CUHK
Registered Nurse (HK)


Tuition Fee
Year

Tuition Fee (HK$)

Year 1
$57,100
Year 2
$57,100
Programme Total
$114,200
Annual Average
$57,100
  • 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".


QF Information
QF level
4
QR registration no.
16/000348/L4
Registration validity period 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2021



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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