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Nursing Studies & Healthcare

Nursing as a profession has a strong focus on the health care of the person, the family, and the community. It supports and sustains the promotion and maintenance of health. A generally extended life span, emergence of new diseases, growing awareness of health care and new medical technologies and research, have called for new expectations and expanding needs on the nursing and health care professionals.


In line with the School's tradition in providing excellent quality education, Nursing Studies & Healthcare has been offering a comprehensive choice of awards and non-award-bearing nursing and health care programmes in the past decade. We offer pre-registration nursing programme, health services management and specialty nursing programmes such as gastroenterology, renal nursing, oncology and palliative care and enterostomal therapy, as well as elderly care and physiotherapy courses.


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The programme aims to train healthcare professionals and those from related disciplines to develop the knowledge, understanding and competencies in mastering the advanced use of Information Technology skills in healthcare settings.
Start 08 NOV 2022 (TUE)
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$51,000 to be paid in 2 installment
1st installment: HK$28,050; 2nd installment: HK$22,950
This programme aims to prepare registered nurses for an advanced role in a clinical nursing specialty, namely, Enterostomal Therapy Nursing (ETN), within a range of health care settings. It is essential that registered nurses are competent to provide high quality nursing care to patients requiring wound, incontinent and or stoma care.  
Start To be advised
Duration ~2 years
Fee $55,000 (Subject to revision) + Clinical practicum fee (Subject to revision)
Note: Students may purchase professional indemnity insurance on their own.
This programme aims to provide registered nurses advanced knowledge and skills in endoscopy and gastroenterology nursing. Upon completion of this programme, students will be able to take up a leadership role in that he/she is able to practice competently and effectively in the specialty areas of clinical gastroenterology based on evidence-based practice in the hospitals and in the community.
Start To be advised
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$42,900 + Clinical practicum fee
All fees are subject to change without prior notice.
Note: Students may purchase professional indemnity insurance on their own.
The programme aims to equip students with essential health care knowledge and nursing skills in carrying out the caregiver’s roles in community care settings. It addresses preventive care, shared care by multidisciplinary teams, patient empowerment and the use of technology in health care delivery. It also applies the integration of care with respect to the emphasis of responsibility, point of care and individuals’ experience.
Start 09 JUL 2022 (SAT)
Duration 15 months
Fee HK$37,680
開課日期 2022年9月4日 (星期日)
修業期 9個月
課程費用 HK$28,630
This programme provides an opportunity for health care professionals who are working at all levels in oncology to develop their knowledge and skills. 
Module 1 Haematological Oncology for Health Care Professionals: introduces the aetiology and treatment of haematological malignancies in adults. 
Module 2 General Oncology for Health Care Professionals: provides a basic understanding of the principles of surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy in cancer treatment. 
Module 3 Palliative Care for Health Care Professionals: develops the specialised knowledge and skills of health care professionals working in hospice and or in oncology units.
Start To be advised
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$30,000 (Subject to revision) + Clinical practicum fee / Site Visit fee (Subject to revision)
Note: Students may purchase professional indemnity insurance on their own.

The programme is designed to equip nurses with specialist knowledge and clinical skills in renal nursing through lectures, skills training classes, site visit and placement. The course content will cover renal disorders, application of peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis include Arterial Vascular Access and care management of a patient with acute and chronic renal failure.  

Start To be advised
Duration 30 weeks
Fee HK$15,000 (Subject to revision) + Clinical practicum fee (Subject to revision)
Note: Students may purchase professional indemnity insurance on their own.

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開課日期 2022年5月19日 (星期四)
修業期 6個星期
課程費用 HK$1850
開課日期 2022年5月28日 (星期六)
修業期 4日
課程費用 HK$1400
開課日期 2022年9月14日 (星期三)
修業期 5個星期
課程費用 HK$1,900