Curriculum

Master Program

Core Courses

Subject Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Nursing theory 3 3      
Molecular medicine 3 3      
Nursing research 3   3    
M.S. Thesis 6       6
Total 15 6 3 0 6

 

II. Professional Elective Courses (Every student choose one division at least) Adult Health Nursing

Adult Health Nursing
Subject Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on adult health nursing (Ι) 2 2      
Practice in special topics on adult health nursing (Ι) 3 3      
Special topics on adult health nursing (ΙI) 2   2    
Practice in special topics on adult health nursing (ΙI) 3   3    
Total 10 5 5    

 

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
Courses Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on psychiatric mental health nursing (Ι) 2 2      
Practice in special topics on psychiatric mental health nursing (Ι) 3 3      
Special topics on psychiatric mental health nursing (ΙI) 2   2    
Practice in special topics on psychiatric mental health nursing (ΙI) 3   3    
Total 10 5 5    

 

Community Health Nursing
Courses Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on community health nursing (Ι) 2 2      
Practice in special topics on community health nursing (Ι) 3 3      
Special topics on community health nursing (ΙI) 2   2    
Practice in special topics on community health nursing (ΙI) 3   3    
Total 10 5 5    

 

Traditional Chinese Medicine Nursing
Courses Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on traditional Chinese medicine nursing (Ι) 2 2      
Practice in special topics on traditional Chinese medicine nursing (Ι) 3 3      
Special topics on traditional Chinese medicine nursing (ΙI) 2   2    
Practice in special topics on traditional Chinese medicine nursing (ΙI) 3   3    
Total 10 5 5    

 

Maternal/Child Family Nursing
Courses Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on maternal/child nursing (Ι) 2 2      
Practice in special topics on maternal/child nursing (Ι) 3 3      
Special topics on maternal/child nursing (ΙI) 2   2    
Practice in special topics on maternal/child nursing (ΙI) 3   3    
Total 10 5 5    

 

Electives Courses

Subject Credit First Year Second Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Special topics on biostatistics (I) 2 2      
Special topics on biostatistics (II) 2   2    
Special topics on pathophysiology 3   3    
Special topics on clinical pharmacy 3   3    
Chinese medical diagnostics and therapeutics 2   2    
Seminar 1     1  
Special topics on health assessment 3   3    
Seminar in nursing education 2   2    
Seminar in gerontological nursing   2   2    
Managed care 2   2    
Seminar in professional nursing 2     2  
Health issues of children and adolescent 2     2  
Individual & group psychotherapy 3     3  
Special topics on epidemiology 2     2  
Qualitative research 2     2  
Seminar in long-term care 2     2  
Cross-cultural nursing 2     2  
Practice in international health care 2     2  
Seminar in bioethics 2     2  
Academic writing 2     2  
Seminar in Chinese medical health promotion 2       2
Leadership and management 2       2
Total 47 2 19 22 4

 

Annotation:

  1. Minimum credits for graduation: 36 (Including thesis: 6 credits, professional required courses: 8 credits, and general elective courses: 22 credits). Elective credits totally: 54
  2. Graduates with equivalent qualifications are required to take the following courses (not included in Master credits): Special topics on biostatistics (2 credits), Nursing research (2 credits), Physical Assessment (2 credits), Physical Assessment practicum (1 credit), Specialist Nursing (3 credits) and Specialist Nursing Practicum (3 credits), 13 credits total. Graduates who had completed the same courses can be credited by exam.
  3. Graduates who are not in Chinese Medicine Nursing need to take Introduction to Chinese Medicine (2 credits) and Introduction of Chinese crude drugs (2 credits) (both will not be calculated towards Master credits) before they can take Chinese Medicine related courses in Master program.
  4. Graduates who want to take the Chinese Medicine Nursing Professional required Courses need to finish seven courses and nine credits. Graduates who want to take Traditional Chinese medical diagnostics and therapeutics need to take Introduction to Chinese Medicine (2 credits) and Introduction of Chinese crude drugs (2 credits) first ) (will not be calculated towards Master credits)
  5. Graduates who want to take Nursing research need to take Nursing theory and Special topics on biostatistics (I) first.