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2017 Master Program in Advanced Nursing Practice & Medical Techonology in Developing Countries (Central South University)
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Part I Program Introduction

1Program objectives

This program is open to fresh university graduates as well as the experienced nursing professionals from developing countries, and is designed to train those students in the field of nursing and medical technology, and subsequently improve the nursing practice and health care & management in those countries.

Students are expected to complete the program full time over 2 years.

The program aims to

l Provide students with an opportunity to learn fundamental knowledge and concepts in nursing and medical technology, to obtain the capability to carry out nursing research in their countries through learning Medical Statistics, Nursing Research and Application of Medical statistical Software.

l Help students to develop critical and clinical thinking skill, to learn professional skills associated with research, and to identify and solve the problem in the transition between theory and practice.

l Help students to obtain the capability of health care management and leadership.

 

2Teaching Methods

Instruction:

The language of instruction is English. Classes will incorporate a mix of lectures, seminars, case discussions, tutorials, presentations and so on. Upon application, students could also choose some courses taught in Chinese.

 

Program Structure:

The program comprises of

- Taught Component (15 courses: 7 compulsory, 8 optional)
- Thesis Component (20,000 words)

3. Courses

General Courses (compulsory, 14 credits in total)

Course Name

Credits

An Introduction to Chinese Culture

2

Nursing Research

4

Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Health care

4

Advanced Practical Nursing

4

 

Issue Courses (optional, 20 credits)

Course Name

Credits

Science & Technology Review

2

Epidemiology

2

Advances of modern nursing technology

4

Nursing Care and Management of Chronic Disease Patient in Community

2

Medical Statistics & SPSS

4

Modern Humanitarian Nursing

2

Nursing Education

2

Health Service Management

2

 

Training Session10 credits, including 4-week clinical practice

Course Name

Credits

Thesis

4

Clinical practice

3

Seminar

3

 

Please Note: Not all issue courses run every year. If there are fewer than three students, a course will not be delivered.

 

4. Semesters

Time

Contents

Sep 2017

Registration of Students & Opening Ceremony

Sep 2017 June 2018

Course Study &Selecting Supervisor

Jul 2018 - Aug 2018

Selecting Thesis Topic

Sep 2018 - Jan 2019

Clinical Practice

Sep 2018  May 2019

Thesis Research and Writing

May 2019  Jun 2019

Thesis Defense

Jun 2019

Commencement

5. Master’s Thesis

Students are expected to bring specific research questions concerning nursing practice, as a part of thesis research preparation. Towards the end of the first semester, a number of faculty members from the school will be invited as potential thesis supervisors, and the school will make arrangement for students to choose their supervisors. The thesis is expected to motivate students to combine theoretical perspectives, analytical skills and practical experiences of nursing study using critical thinking skill, and aiming at solving practical problems. Students must pass oral exam for the thesis. After passing the evaluation of thesis evaluation, thesis defense can be organized.

6. Degree-conferring

Students are required to successfully complete 31 credit-worth course work and a master thesis and thesis defense within the required time period. After meeting the above requirements and with the approval of University Degree Committee, the Master of Nursing will be awarded.

 


Part II How to Apply

1Qualifications of Application

All applicants must meet the following entrance requirements:

1. Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport, abide by laws, decrees and rules, regulations of People’s Republic of China and Central South University;

2. Applicants must have attained a Bachelor’s degree or above, with a higher level of English and working experience of three years, under the age of 45, and also meet the professional requirements of the university which applicants applied for;

3. Applicants who are not native English speakers or whose undergraduate education was not in English are required to take an appropriate English Language Proficiency Test and in general achieve a sufficient score, such as:

· TOEFL 615 or better (Paper Based Test)

· TOEFL 250 or better in CBT (with at least 5.0 in TWE).

· TOEFL - iBT 100 or better

· IELTS 6.5 or better ( with at least 6.0 in Writing)

4. The candidates must be healthy and must not have any disease or situation listed below:

a) Diseases prohibited by Chinese Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Laws and Regulations

b) Other severe chronic diseases like high blood pressure, cardio-cerebrovascular disease, diabetes; psychological diseases; or other infectious diseases which may harm public health

c) In recovery period after major surgery or acute disease attacks

d) Severe physically challenged

e) Pregnancy

5. Applicants are not allowed to bring spouse or any relative and friend during the study in China;

6. Only applicants recommended by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China will be considered and admitted.

2Procedures of Application

STEP 1: Fill the Application Form

Please firstly fill the “Application Form of Master Program in Advanced Nursing Practice & Medical Technology in Developing Countries in Central South University” firstly, and then print the complete form out and sign your name and the date on it.

 

STEP 2: Sending E-copies of All Application Materials to Central South University

Applicants are required to send the electrify copies of your application materials by email (410576328@qq.com) or fax (0086 731 82650266). 

 

Note: After being accepted, applicants are required to bring the hard copies of all application materials (include all physical examination results) to Xiangya School of Nursing, Central South University when they make registration.

 

STEP 3: Online Application

After being surely accepted, Applicants are required to visit online application system of Chinese Scholarship Council at http://laihua.csc.edu.cn/. Select the program named “Chinese Government Scholarship” and finish online application. The agency No. of Central South University is 10533.

Note: Only if you finish this online application, can you finally receive the formal Admission Notification from Central South University.

3Required Documents 

Applicants are required to prepare an application package. Please read the following part carefully to prepare the application materials. If the received application package is not complete, the application will not be accepted.

 

Documents Needed

Requirements

Originals

Copies

1

Application Form

Complete Application Form of Master of Advanced Nursing Practice and Medical Technology in Developing Countries in Central South University”, print and sign it with dates.

1

1

2

Graduation and Degree Certificates

Graduation and Degree Certificates must be originals or the notarized copies, in Chinese or English;

If the applicant has not graduated yet, he or she should provide a letter issued by the school to state the graduation date.

1

1

3

Transcripts

Official transcripts must be originals or notarized copies in Chinese or English;

Transcripts must cover all the courses studied and final standards achieved.

1

1

4

Personal Statements

Statement should include: academic background, relevant work experiences and achievements, study and research proposal, career development after graduation (no less than 1500 words).

1

1

5

Resume

Written in English.

1

1

6

Recommendation Letters

2 recommendation letters from university professors, senior officials of the local educational department or government; Recommendation letters must be originals written in Chinese or English.

2

2

7

English Proficiency Certificate

Non-native English speakers or those who did not participate English-taught Bachelor Program should submit English proficiency certificate like TOEFL, IELTS etc.

1

1

8

Copies of Valid Passport

The passport must be valid (period of validity no less than 6 Months); 

Note: The passport used to apply must be the same with passport used for entry into China and registration in Hunan University.

0

2

9

Photos

2 latest photos in passport photo size; 

1 should be stuck to the application form.

2

0

Note: All application materials must be in English or Chinese. If originals can not be provided, please make sure you will provide notarized copies in English or Chinese. Accepted or not, all the application materials will not be returned.

4Deadline

All the application materials must be received before July 1, 2017. Any late applications will not be considered.(excluding special case

The Admission Notification will be sent out in early August2017.

5Eligibility

The eligibility of all the applicants will be assessed according to the requirements by the Xiangya School of Nursing, Central South University

6Registration

Registration will be in early September, 2016. The specific time will be stated on the Admission Notice. The applicants must register, according to the stated time, in Central South University. Early arrival is not accepted.

7. Description of related costs

Admission Students are entitled to full scholarships provided by the Chinese government, including tuition, accommodation, international travel fees (including an international travel on home leave), one-time settlement fee, living expenses, medical insurance and book fees etc. Of these, the standard cost of living expense is 3,000 RMB per month, medical insurance is 800 RMB per year, and one-time settlement fee is 3,000 RMB.

8Contact Information

Address: Office for External Affairs, Room 628

Xiangya School of Nursing, Central South University

Changsha 410013, China

Telephone: (86-731) 82650265

E-mail: 410576328@qq.com (General Enquiry)

Website: www.nursing.csu.edu.cn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

中南大学发展中国家高级护理及医疗技术硕士项目申请表

Application Form of Advanced Nursing Practice and Medical Technology  in Developing Countries in Central South University

**请用英文大写印刷字体或中文填写此表/Please fill in the form by Capital letters in English or in Chinese

**请填好此表后,打印并签上名字和日期/After completing the form, please print it out and sign on the form

 

1.基本情况/Personal Information

   

Passport Name

Family Name

  

Nationality

 

彩照

Photo

Given Name(s) :

    

Chinese Name

 

 

Gender

Male   □

Female

婚姻状况

Marital Status

未婚Single  

已婚Married

护照号码

Passport NO.

护照有效期

Passport Validity

YYYY/MM/DD

 

   

Place of Birth

 

 

   

Date of Birth

 

___________ __________

YYYY         MM    DD

母语

Native Language

 

宗教信仰

Religion

 

目前工作情况

Current Employment

所在机构

/Employer:

地点/Location:

电话/ Tel:

职业/Occupation

职务/Position:

传真/Fax:

手机/Mobile Phone:

 

电子邮箱Email:

 

永久通讯住址/Permanent Address:    

                                                    

录取通知书寄达地址/Correspondence Address:

 

教育背景/Educational Background(from tertiary education)

Highest Diploma(Degree)

Name of School

 

School Location

 

Major/Subject

 

Degree Obtained

 

Years Attended(from/to)

 

Teaching Language

 

Other Diploma, is applicable

Name of School

 

School Location

 

Major/Subject

 

Degree Obtained

 

Years Attendedn(from/to)

 

Teaching Language

 

Other Diploma, is applicable

Name of School

 

School Location

 

Major/Subject

 

Degree Obtained

 

Years Attendedn(from/to)

 

Teaching Language

 

 

工作经历/Employment Record

所在机构Employer

起止日期 Time (from/to)

从事工作Work Engaged

职务 Position Held

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

语言能力/Language Proficiency

4.1 英语/English:   很好/Excellent        /Good       较好/Fair      /Poor        不会/None

4.2 我的英语水平可以用英语授课/ I can be taught in English:    /Yes        /No

4.3 可提供的英文水平材料:Documents which can show your English Proficiency:
 Courses taught in English in undergraduate studies     Transcripts of English Training: ____________;

 TOEFL(score)________      IELTS(total)_________;   

 

亲属情况/Family Members

姓名/Name

年龄/Age

职业/Occupation

联系电话/Tel

电子邮箱/E-mail

配偶

Spouse

 

 

 

 

 

父亲

Father

 

 

 

 

 

母亲

Mother

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

曾经发表的作品和论文/Publications and Thesis

** Please submit the following documents with the application form/申请人在递送本申请表同时,请提交以下材料 

申请材料清单Application checklist (all items must be checked):

□Application Form of Master's Degree Program in Transportation Engineering (Rail Transportation Equipments) in Developing Countries in Central South University中南大学交通运输工程硕士专业(轨道交通装备)项目申请表

□A formal Graduation and Degree Certificate of your highest education(notarized photocopy)/最后学历证明(经公证的复印件)

□Transcript of your highest education(original or notarized photocopy)/学习成绩单(原件或经公证的复印件)

□Personal Statement(in English, academic background, relevant work experiences and achievements, study and research proposal, career development after graduation)/英文个人陈述

□Resume (in English)/英文个人简历

□2 recommendation letters(original in English or in Chinese)/2封推荐信(英文或中文原件)

□Photocopy of English Proficiency Certificate(including TOEFL, IELTS or English Training Transcript. Native English Speakers and those who were taught in English during undergraduate program does not need to provide this paper)

□Photocopy of valid passport(The passport used to apply must be the same with passport used for entry into China and registration in Central South University)/有效护照复印件(须与入境护照为同一本护照)

□2 latest Photos in passport photo size, 1 photo should be stuck to application form(2张近期护照照片,其中一张粘贴于申请表)

 

** The documents above should be original documents in English or in Chinese; otherwise notarized translations in English or Chinese are required/上述申请材料需要提交英文或中文原件,或经公证的英文或中文译文。

** All the application documents will not be returned whether the application is accepted or not/无论申请人是否被录取,上午申请材料恕不退还。

** Only applicants recommended by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China will be considered and admitted/申请人须经中国驻其所在国使馆推荐。

 

I hereby affirm that/申请人保证:

(1) I hereby declare all the information provided here is true and correct to the best of my knowledge/我在此申明所填写的内容真实无误;

(2) I shall abide by Chinese laws, decrees and rules, regulations of university, and will not participate in any activity in China which is deemed to be adverse to the social order of China and are inappropriate to the capacity as a student/在校学习期间遵守中国的法律法规和学校的规章制度,不从事任何危害中国社会秩序的,与本人来华学习身份不符合的活动。

 

 

申请人签名/Signature of the applicant:____________________________________________    

日期/Date:____________________________

The application is invalid without the applicant’s signature/无申请人签名,申请无效