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New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Nursing Pathway)

This course is available

On-Campus

Level of Study

Certificate

Duration

19 weeks

Next start date

Expected July 2022

Campus

Palmerston North Campus (Main Campus)

Summary

Learn the skills required for higher level study in nursing with UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Nursing Pathway).

If you're aspiring to study nursing at tertiary level, but don't have the entry requirements, consider studying UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Nursing Pathway).

Students will sharpen study techniques, written and oral communication skills and research their chosen pathway. Numeracy skills relevant to health and science are covered as well as background theory and practice in biology, microbiology and chemistry.

This course will also suit students who are returning to study, and wish to revise their science and health knowledge before embarking on a nursing degree.

Career & Study Outcomes:

Successful completion of this programme enables graduates to be considered for entry to UCOL's Bachelor of Nursing.

Those students who do not meet the entry requirements for this L4 programme may wish to do the New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3) (Health Pathway).

Course Information

UCOL's New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Nursing Pathway) covers a variety of subjects that will equip you with academic skills for higher-level study in nursing, including:

  • Skills for Academic Study
  • Mastering Mathematical Calculations
  • Human Body and Microbes
  • Chemistry and Cell Biology

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