Diploma in Nursing |

Diploma in Nursing

This programme encouraged the development of the knowledge, skills and professional attitudes of a registered nurse. You will be exposed to the concepts of health promotion, prevention and rehabilitation through nursing care management. Different nursing procedures will be introduced to you allowing an understanding of the individual, family and illness and dealing with the person as an individual. You learn how to identify the activities of daily living to treat and prevent complications.
Programme Structure
DURATION:
3 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Fundamentals of Nursing I
  • Communication, Human and Public Relations
  • Integrated English
  • Clinical Experience I
  • Microbiology, Environment Health Epidemiology & Nutrition
  • Pharmacology
  • Fundamentals of Nursing II
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing I
  • Sociology
  • Clinical Experience II
YEAR 2
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing II
  • Obstetric and Gynaecology
  • Psychology
  • Clinical Experience III
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing III
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing I
  • Clinical Experience IV
YEAR 3
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing IV
  • Community Health Nursing II
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Information Technology in Nursing
  • Clinical Experience V
  • Professional Development & Medico
  • Legal in Nursing
  • Introduction to Nursing Research
  • Nursing Management
  • Clinical Experience VI
  • Clinical Experience VII
COMPLUSARY SUBJECTS
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia II
  • Oral Communication II/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics and Moral II
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi I
  • Oral Communication II
  • Ethics and Moral II
  • Holistic Personal Development




 
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 2 Apr 2018
  • 1 Oct 2018
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM44,233   
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM50,483 
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
Local Students
SPM/O-Level/UEC
5 Credits including:
i) Bahasa Melayu
ii) Mathematics

AND

Either one (1) of the credit in
:
Science/Biology/Chemistry/Physics/ Applied Science

AND

Credit in two (2) other subjects
Foreign Students
SPM or equivalent
5 Credits including Mathematics

AND

Either one (1) of the credit in:
Science/Biology/Chemistry/Physics/ Applied Science

AND

Credit in three (3) other subjects
*All students must go for medical check-up.
*KDU will send foreign students’ result to NBM for verification (for doubtful cases only)
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local Students:

 
  • Pass English at SPM level or equivalent
Foreign Students:

 
  • IELTS Band 5.5 or
  • TOEFL PBT (515) / IBT (80) / CBT (215)