Pre-Degree Bridging

The Pre-degree bridging course is a pre-entry requirement for applicants to the Bachelor of Nursing (Acute Care, Primary Health Care & Midwifery) programmes. This course is targeted for those whose pre-service nursing qualification is not to the academic level of the Diploma of Nursing at SINU that is a level 6 Diploma.

The course is designed for Interested individual (Registered Nurses) who wanted to upgrade their Certificate in Nursing to Level 6 Diploma of Nursing as preparation to undertaking the Bachelor of Nursing (Acute Care, Primary Health Care & Midwifery).

Admission Requirements


The admission requirement for the Pre-Degree bridging would be given to pre-service nursing whose academic level of the Diploma in Nursing at SICHE is a level 6 diploma. This requirement may be removed if the applicant has completed additional educational programmers to a Diploma level e.g. Diploma of Public Health

Course Structure


Duration: 1 year
Core Units: 3 Units
Total Credit Points: 30
Campus: Kukum
Unit CodeUnit TitlePrerequisiteSemester OfferedCredit Point
RN631Literacy, Study Skills & Computing110
RN611Pathophysiology110
RN632Primary & Population Health110