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Pre-Nursing Pathway (Level 4)

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Study and career preparation for Nursing (Level 4)
18 weeks

Nursing is one of the most in-demand professions out there. With community healthcare so important now, it’s a great time to study and develop your academic skills further to prepare for a degree in Nursing, Midwifery or Health Science.

Gain a deeper understanding of health, physiology and how to care for people so you can make a difference to your community.

You will be introduced to theories that show how development occurs across the physical, cognitive and socioemotional domains 

This paper will challenge you to become more analytical in your thinking and to broaden your perspective on health and wellbeing. 

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  • You will learn:

  • Human Structure and Function: A fascinating and intriguing understanding of human anatomy and physiology.

  • Understanding the unique development of individuals through the lifespan.

  • Academic research, literacy and communication skills through enquiry based learning

  • Exploring individual, group and community health in New Zealand.

  • The impact of social and environmental determinants of health.

  • Opportunity to learn about major health issues in New Zealand.

  • Learn about key documents which underpin healthcare provision, including the Treaty of Waitangi.

Course start dates


94 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton 3204

Jul 17, 2023

Auckland Central

100 Symonds Street, Grafton, Auckland 1010

Jul 17, 2023


1 Prosser Street, Elsdon, Porirua 5022, Wellington

Jul 17, 2023


621 Great South Road, Manukau, Auckland 2104

Jul 17, 2023
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