Bethesda Hospital Nursing School Application 2022/2023

By | August 26, 2021

Bethesda Hospital Nursing School Application 2022/2023

Bethesda Hospital Nursing School Application 2022/2023

Bethesda Hospital Nursing School

 

Nursing is one of the most lucrative courses in the World and South Africa is not taking a step backwards in developing her citizens and other international students in the field. Hence, there has been a high increase in the number of nursing colleges in the country.
KwaZulu -Natal College of Nursing is an information Education Healthcare organization that is located in Pretoria and Gauteng located in South Africa.
The management of KwaZulu -Natal College of Nursing is inviting applications for interested and prospective nursing/medical students (South Africans and International) for admission into their medical programmes for the 2022/2023 academic year.

Bethesda Hospital Nursing School Admission Requirements
Prospective students must meet the statutory minimum requirements based on the National Senior Certificate (NSC) or equivalent school leaving certificate for admission to higher certificate or diploma programmes and candidates educational certificate.

Provisional admission will be based on levels/symbols obtained in Grade 12 June/September examinations or confirmation that study leave is being processed by the current employer. However the final decision for studying at Bethesda Hospital Nursing School will be based on final Grade 12 results, confirmation that the applicant has been granted study leave by the employer and has not reached the pensionable age (55-60) applicable to all college programmes;

There are specific requirements for all specific programmes. The Admission Point System (APS) is used for allocating point values to your NSC subjects or equivalent:

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Admission Point System

NSC Levels                 NSC %              APS            APS %      Symbol
7                                   80-90%              6               80-90%      A
6                                  70-79%                5               70-79%       B
5                                  60-69%               4                60-69%      C
4                                  50-59%               3                50-59%       D
3                                  40-49%               2                40-49          E
2                                  30-39%               1                30-39%       F
1                                   0-29%                                   0-29%

For example, to register for a Basic Diploma you need an APS of at least 18 with an NSC/equivalent pass of Biology/Life Science at Level 4 or D Symbol and English at Level 3 or E Symbol Aggregate:

NSC Subjects                         NSC %           Level               APS Allocated
English                                    54%                   4                         3
Afrikaans                                38%                   2                         1
Biology/Life Sciences          62%                    5                         4
Physical Science                   60%                    5                         4
Mathematics                         32%                    2                          1
Life Orientation                    77%                   6                           5
Geography                             68%                   5                          4
Admission Score                                            21

Note: Applicants have to meet the requirements for admission into the Diploma as she is above 18 points

There are limits to the number of students that can be admitted to each programme as this is dependent on the accredited capacity of the South African Nursing Council. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance or automatic registration to the specified programme. Candidates will be required to undergo testing and interviews as a means to further screen candidates.

Candidates in possession of health-related post-matric experience/certificate will be registered as per the identified quota for that group as specified below:

Scholars: 50%

Candidates with pre-NSC Grade 12 certificate: 20%

Candidates with health-related post-matric experience/certificate: 10%

Serving Officers: 20%

Please note that admission requirements are subject to change and the college:

will invest heavily in nurses for ECDoH facilities;

will not invest in candidates that have attempted other avenues for example dropped out of universities/technikons/colleges and;

will not invest in candidates that are in possession of other qualifications. Should this be discovered at any stage during the process, the candidate will be disqualified

Read also:Mofumahadi Manapo Mopeli Region Hospital Nursing School

How To Apply

Applicants currently in Grade 12 are requested to provide school stamped copies of final Grade 11.
Each prospective student must complete the online application.
Once your online application has been submitted and processed, you will receive a student number (Reference number).
Applicants writing the National Senior Certificate (NSC) through IEB or SACAI examining bodies can apply online by selecting “National Senior Certificate” under the Results Detail page of the online application process.
Applicants who completed the GED and would like to study towards an undergraduate curricular qualification are advised to register and complete a grade 12 NSC/IEB/SACAI or international equivalent.
Applicants who did not complete SC/NSC/IEB must have USAF accreditation from the examination board for South African Universities.

COURSES
Bethesda Hospital Nursing School Courses/Programs Offered
The courses offered in the Nursing College include the following;

Diploma in Nursing including General, Psychiatric, Midwifery Nursing Science and Community Health (Four Years Programme)

Pupil Enrolled in Nursing Science (Two Years Programme)

Post Basic Nursing Science including:

Community Health
Orthopaedics
Midwifery Course (For One Year)
Neonatal Nursing Science and Advanced Diploma in Midwifery
Palliative
Ophthalmology
Child Nursing
Critical Care
Trauma
Operating Room Technique
Renal
Primary Health Care
Oncology
However, in the SG Lourens Nursing College, the following courses are offered depending on the level you are

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CONTACT DETAILS

Tel: +17(0)35 595 3100
Fax: +27(0)35 5951007
Postal Address: Private Bag X602 Ubombo 3970
Email Address: nhlonipho.ndlovu@kznhealth.gov.za

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