Bachelor of Nursing
Otago Polytechnic Ltd
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
To provide undergraduate nursing education that produces graduates with a Bachelor of Nursing, which meets:
* the Institutes of Technology Polytechnics (ITP) Quality academic standards for a degree, and
* the Nursing Council of New Zealand Competencies for the Registered Nurse scope of practice.
This includes a pathway for registered nurses to gain a Bachelor of Nursing and for nurses with overseas registration to meet Nursing Council of New Zealand competencies for registered nurses.
Key Information for Students
University Entrance - NCEA Level 3 including 14 credits in biology AND/OR chemistry, 14 credits in English OR an English rich subject, 14 credits in one other approved subject, and remaining credits may come from either achievement or unit standards. All applicants who are accepted must have a First Aid Certificate, make a health declaration and declare any learning issues and criminal convictions.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$47,712 - $63,120|
|In further study||29%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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