Bachelor of Nursing Science (B.N.S.)

Aims to produce professional nurse generalists that are competent to work in all healthcare settings under the nursing and midwifery license.

Program of study: A total of 141 credits

General education courses: 30 credits

  • Core courses required by the university: 21 credits
    • Humanities: 2 credits
    • Social Sciences: 5 credits
    • Sciences and Mathematics: 5 credits
    • Language: 9 credits
  • Courses required by faculty of nursing: 9 credits

Field of specialization courses: 105 credits

  • Pre-professional courses: 28 credits
  • Professional courses: 77 credits
    • Lecture: 51 credits
    • Practicum: 26 credits

 

1st semester Credit 2nd semester Credit
NS 111 Development of the Nursing Profession 1 MD 011 Fundamental Anatomy 3
TH 161 Thai Usage 3 MD 021 Principles of Physiology 3
EL 171 English Course 2 3 MD 031 Fundamental Biochemistry 3
TU 100 Civic Education 3 NS 112 Concept of Nursing and Related Theories 2
TU 110 Integrated Humanities 2 TU 130 Integrated Sciences and Technology 2
TU 120 Integrated Social Sciences 2 TU 155 Elementary Statistics 3
TU 153 General Computer Concepts 3 EL 172 English Course 3 3
Total 17 Total 19

 

Summer semester Credit
NS 113 Concept of Health Promotion and Related Theories 3
Elective courses 3
Total 6

 

2nd year

1st semester Credit 2nd semester Credit
NS 211 Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan 3 MD 041 Fundamental Microbiology and Parasitology 3
NS 212 The Nursing Process 2 MD 051 Basic Pharmacology 3
NS 213 Fundamentals of Nursing 3 EL 211 English for Health Science 1 3
MD 032 Applied Biochemistry 2 NS 215 Nutrition and Nutrition Therapy 2
MD 061 Fundamental Pathophysiology 3 NS 221 Nursing Care for the Aged 1
PY 211 General Psychology 3 NS 242 Health Promotion and Exercise 2
NS 214 Communication for Health 1 NS 281 Practicum in Fundamentals of Nursing 2
NS 241 Environmental and Fundamental Epidemiology 3 NS 282 Practicum in Health Promotion Nursing 2
Total 20 Total 18

 

2nd year (Cont.)

Summer semester Credit
NS 222 Nursing Care of the Family and Midwifery 1 1
TA 395 Medicinal Plants in Daily Life 3
Total 4

 

3rd year

1st semester Credit 2nd semester Credit
NS 311 Law and Ethics Related to Nursing 1 2 NS 322 Adult Nursing 2 3
NS 321 Adult Nursing 1 3 NS 325 Nursing Care of the Family and Midwifery 2 3
NS 323 Nursing Care of Children and Adolescents 3 NS 326 Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing 2 2
NS 324 Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing 1 1 NS 327 Community Health Nursing 3
NS 391 Practicum in Nursing Care of Adults and the Aged 1 3 NS 392 Practicum in Nursing Care of Children and  Adolescents 2 3
NS 393 Practicum in Nursing Care of Children and  Adolescents 3 NS 394 Practicum in Nursing Care ofthe Family and Midwifery 1 3
Total 15 Total 17

 

Summer semester Credit
NS 312 Research in Nursing 2
NS 328 Critical and Emergency Care and Disasters 1
Elective course(NS 332 Selected Issues in Nursing) 3
Total 6

 

4th year

1st semester Credit 2nd semester Credit
NS 411 Development of the Nursing Profession 3 NS 412 Law and Ethics Related to Nursing 2 1
NS 421 Nursing Care of the Family and Midwifery 3 3 NS 422 Primary Medical Care 2
NS 491 Practicum in Nursing Care ofthe Family and Midwifery 2 2 NS 481 Practicum in Elective Nursing 4
NS 492 Practicum in Community Health Nursing 2
NS 493 Practicum in Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing 2
Total 12 Total 7