Open UAS Path of Nursing (Bachelor), 60 cr
Open UAS Path of Nursing (Bachelor) includes the following 1st year courses of the Nursing English degree curriculum:
FALL 2018 (30/35 cr)
|Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology||5||SX00BN85-3096|
|Becoming a Health Care Professional||5||SX00BN69-3104|
|Safety in Health Care||5||SX00DD30-3016|
|Learning Skills in Nursing and Health Care||5||SX00BN65-3117|
|Professional Finnish in Nursing*||5||SX00CR31-3003|
SPRING 2019 (25/30 cr)
|Client Service and Counseling||5||SX00BN75|
|Clinical Nursing Skills||5||SX00DD29|
|Nursing of Chronically Ill Patients||5||SX00BN34|
|Saanko olla? - Sukupuolen ja seksuaalisuuden ammatillinen kohtaaminen*||5||XX00CH60|
The study path does not include practical training.
* Alternative courses.
Timing, Implementation and Location
Open Path students study together with degree students and the studies are full-time. The studies are organized mainly Monday-Friday 8 am - 4 pm and most of the courses require active attendance. At the spring term 2019 the studies may be organized also in evenings or on Saturdays. The minimum attendance is course specific. You'll find the fall course schedules in Schedule Machine (see link and instructions). Notice that the schedules are not completed until by the beginning of the studies. Therefore it is not recommendable to study them very early.
The studies are placed on terms:
- Fall term: begins 1st August 2018 and ends 31th December 2018
- Spring term: begins 1st January 2019 and ends 31th July 2019
The studies begin with a common info on 16th August at 14.30 pm by Abobe Connect remote access. The remote access link will be sent to those who have been accepted. After the info, studies continue according to course schedules. More information in the beginning of the studies will be sent to students approximately on week 33.
Proceeding in the studies requires that the courses are carried out in order. If the student does not pass some courses, it may prevent proceeding in the path studies and prevent participation in some courses. In such cases, Metropolia is not obliged to offer compensatory studies or alternative completion methods. Such cases do not entitle to any refunds in terms of Open UAS payments. An open UAS student cannot postpone the beginning of studies.
Study Skills and Language Requirements
Path teaching language is mainly English, but also Finnish.
Information regarding sufficient health and functional capacity, an extract on criminal background and a drug test of the student of Degree Program can be find here.
Study Methods, Completion Methods and Assessment
Open Study Path Places
3 Open Study Path places
The price will be charged in two equal payments. The fall payment will be charged in the beginning of the fall term and the spring term payment in the beginning of spring term. Please read carefully the Open study path cancellation terms.
Questions related to the course contents of the study path:
Anna-Maria Tiainen, Student Advisor
anna-maria.tiainen metropolia fi
During the studies, the contact person for individual courses is always the course specific teacher.
Enrolment and Interview
Enrolment happens via e-form above the Path/Module supply table at Health Care and Social Services supply page. Acception to the path is done in enrolment order and also requires passing of an interview. Only the ones accepted via enrolment can come to the interview. This will be notified after the enrolment the persons in question. The interview is held on 9th August 2018 at 10.00 am in class room P118 (Bulevardi 31).