Science & Technology Cluster

MASTER OF NURSING IN CRITICAL CARE (HS700) COURSEWORK

Synopsis


The programme provides a coherent pathway of study relevant to critical care nursing practice. It is designed for nursing practitioners to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills related to nursing required for a professional who aspires to work at an advanced level of practice.  This programme encompassing a range of academic and courses related to nursing, and research.Upon successful completion of the MSc Nursing, students will have the knowledge and understanding necessary to work at an advanced level of practice within their chosen nursing discipline and apply research informed learning to international health communities to inform health service practice and delivery.

 

Entry Requirement


 

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

  

English Requirement (MUET/IELTS/TOEFL/CEFR/TOEIC/BULATS)


 

  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 3
  • IELTS Band 5
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 35 - 45) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 107 - 131) ; Paper Based Test (417 - 450)
  • CEFR: B1
  • TOEIC: 356 - 440
  • BULATS: 40 - 59

 

Courses


 

Semester 1

 

  • Contemporary Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Critical Care Nursing OR
  • Advanced Care in Women’s Health
  • Applied Pharmacology in Nursing

 

Semester 2

 

  • Research Methodology
  • Legal Aspects of Bioethics in Nursing
  • Foodservice Operations

 

Semester 3

 

  • Research Statistical Application
  • Specialist Nursing Practice
  • Clinical Audit

 

Semester 4

 

  • Health Management and Economics
  • Critical Care Practice
  • Dissertation