Bachelor of Nursing Science Program

(International Program)

Curriculum 2017

Total Credits:  138 Credits

     1. General Education Courses            30 Credits 
     2. Basic Professional Courses 21 Credits
     3. Professional Courses (Theory) 41 Credits
     4. Professional Courses (Practicum) 40 Credits
     5. Free Elective Courses               6 Credits    

1. General Education Courses (30 Credits)

15 Credits

BG 1001 English I 3 (2-3-6)
BG 1002 English II 3 (2-3-6)
BG 2000 English III 3 (2-3-6)
BG 2001 English IV 3 (2-3-6)
GE 1403 Communication in Thai (or) 3 (3-0-6)
GE 1405 Thai Language and Culture

4 Credits

GE 1204 Physical Education 1 (1-0-2)
GE 2202 Ethics 3 (3-0-6)

3 Credits

GE 2101 World Civilization 3 (3-0-6)

8 Credits

BG 1301 Fundamentals of Statistics 3 (3-0-6)
BG 2301 Information Technology for Nurses 2 (1-3-4)
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3 (3-0-6)

2. Basic Professional Courses (21 Credits)

NS 1210 Pathophysiology 3 (3-0-6)
NS 1214 Anatomy and Physiology 5 (4-3-10)
NS 1215 Biochemistry 2 (2-0-4)
NS 1216 Microbiology and Parasitology 2 (1-3-4)
NS 1217 Multiculturalism in Health Care 1 (1-0-2)
NS 2209 Pharmacology 3 (3-0-6)
NS 2212 Psychology and Mental Health 2 (2-0-4)
NS 2214 Diet Therapy 1 (1-0-2)
NS 2215 Entrepreneurship in Health Care 2 (2-0-4)

3. Professional Courses – Theory (41 Credits)

NS 1301 Professional Socialization I 2 (2-0-4)
NS 1312 Health Promotion throughout Lifespan 2 (2-0-4)
NS 1374 Scientific Nursing Approach and Holistic Health Assessment 2 (1-3-4)
NS 2301 Alteration in Adult Health and Nursing I 3 (3-0-6)
NS 2319 Foundation of Professional Nursing 3 (3-0-6)
NS 2324 Bio-Behavioral-Psychiatric Nursing 2 (2-0-4)
NS 2325 Community Focused Nursing I 2 (2-0-4)
NS 2326 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent I 2 (2-0-0)
NS 3326 Nursing Inquiry I 2 (1-3-4)
NS 3327 Alteration in Adult Health and Nursing II 3 (3-0-6)
NS 3328 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3329 Community Focused Nursing II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3330 Gerontology Nursing 1 (1-0-2)
NS 3332 Emergency Nursing 1 (1-0-2)
NS 3337 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing I 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4322 Professional Socialization II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4323 Therapeutic Health Assessment 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4326 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing II 3 (3-0-6)
NS 4327 Nursing Leadership and Management 2 (2-0-4)

4. Professional Courses – Practicum (40 Credits)

NS 2020 Nursing Experience 2 (0-6-0)
NS 2425 Clinical Practicum for Professional Nursing Foundation 3 (0-12-0)
NS 2426 Clinical Practicum in Adult Health Nursing I 3 (0-12-0)
NS 2427 Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing Practicum 3 (0-9-0)
NS 3401 Nursing Inquiry II 1 (0-3-2)
NS 3426 Clinical Practicum in Adult Health Nursing II 3 (0-12-0)
NS 3427 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent Nursing Practicum I 2 (0-8-0)
NS 3428 Gerontology Nursing Practicum 2 (0-6-0)
NS 3429 Community Focused Nursing Practicum 3 (0-9-0)
NS 3430 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing Practicum I 3 (0-9-0)
NS 3431 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent Nursing Practicum II 3 (0-9-0)
NS 4420 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing Practicum II 4 (0-16-0)
NS 4421 Therapeutic Health Assessment Practicum 2 (0-8-0)
NS 4422 Nursing Leadership and Management Practicum 3 (0-9-0)
NS 4423 Comprehensive Nursing Practicum 3 (0-12-0)

5. Free Elective Courses (6 Credits)

Students can take free elective courses at least 6 credits from any faculty at Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).

STUDY PLAN

First Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3 (2-3-6)
GE 1204 Physical Education 1 (1-0-2)
GE 1403 Communication in Thai (or) 3 (3-0-6)
GE 1405 Thai Language and Culture 3 (3-0-6)
NB 1214 Anatomy and Physiology 5 (4-3-10)
NB 1215 Biochemistry 2 (2-0-4)
NB 1216 Microbiology and Parasitology 2 (1-3-4)

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3 (2-3-6)
BG 2301 Information Technology for Nurses 2 (1-3-4)
GE 2202 Ethics 3 (3-0-6)
NS 1210 Pathophysiology 3 (3-0-6)
NS 1301 Professional Socialization I 2 (2-0-4)
NS 1312 Health Promotion throughout Lifespan 2 (2-0-4)
NS 1374 Scientific Nursing Approach and Holistic Health Assessment 2 (1-3-4)

 

Summer Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3 (3-0-6)
NB 1217 Multiculturalism in Health Care 1 (1-0-2)

First Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 2000 English III 3 (2-3-6)
NB 2209 Pharmacology 3 (3-0-6)
NB 2212 Psychology and Mental Health 2 (2-0-4)
NB 2214 Diet Therapy 1 (1-0-2)
NS 2020 Nursing Experience 2 (0-6-0)
NS 2310 Alteration in Adult Health and Nursing I 3 (3-0-6)
NS 2319 Foundation of Professional Nursing 3 (3-0-6)

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 2001 English IV 3 (2-3-6)
NB 2215 Entrepreneurship in Health Care 2 (2-0-4)
NS 2324 Bio-Behavioral-Psychiatric Nursing 2 (2-0-4)
NS 2326 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent I 2 (2-0-0)
NS 2425 Clinical Practicum for Professional Nursing Foundation 3 (0-12-0)
NS 2426 Clinical Practicum for Professional Nursing Foundation 3 (0-12-0)

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
NS 2325 Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing Practicum 3 (0-9-0)
NS 2427 Community Focused Nursing I 2 (2-0-4)

First Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1301 Fundamentals of Statistics 3 (3-0-6)
NS 3326 Nursing Inquiry I 2 (1-3-4)
NS 3327 Alteration in Adult Health and Nursing II 3 (3-0-6)
NS 3328 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3329 Community Focused Nursing II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3426 Clinical Practicum in Adult Health Nursing II 3 (0-12-0)
NS 3427 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent I 2 (0-8-0)

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
GE 2101 World Civilization 3 (3-0-6)
NS 3330 Gerontology Nursing 2 (1-3-4)
NS 3332 Emergency Nursing 3 (3-0-6)
NS 3337 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing I 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3401 Nursing Inquiry II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 3431 Family-Centered Care for Infant, Child, and Adolescent II 3 (0-12-0)
NS 3429 Community Focused Nursing Practicum 2 (0-8-0)
One Free Elective Course 3 (3-0-6)

 

Summer Session

Course Code Course Title Credits
NS 3428 Gerontology Nursing Practicum 2 (0-6-0)
NS 3430 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing Practicum I 3 (0-9-0)

First Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
NS 4323 Therapeutic Health Assessment 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4326 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing II 3 (3-0-6)
NS 4327 Nursing Leadership and Management 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4420 Holistic Childbearing and Family Nursing Practicum II 4 (0-16-0)
NS 4421 Therapeutic Health Assessment Practicum 2 (0-8-0)


Second Semester

Course Code Course Title Credits
NS 4322 Professional Socialization II 2 (2-0-4)
NS 4422 Nursing Leadership and Management Practicum 3 (0-9-0)
NS 4423 Comprehensive Nursing Practicum 3 (0-12-0)
One Free Elective Course 3 (3-0-6)