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Integrated Curriculum

The Bachelor of Nursing curriculum at the University of Calgary is taught by research professors and RN-instructors. The curriculum combines classroom and clinical experience. Course-work comprises lectures and projects with hands-on learning in the faculty’s Clinical Simulation Learning Centre and practicum placements in community care facilities.

We invite you to watch the videos below to hear program participants describe their personal experiences and offer insight into each term.

 

DIRECT ENTRY (those entering from high school) – start here

Term 1

TERMS 1 & 2
Foundational Year One

Students entering the program directly from high school complete Terms 1 - 8.

Post-secondary transfers and degree holders complete Terms 3 - 8. 

TRANSFER ROUTE and DEGREE HOLDER ROUTE – start here DIRECT ENTRY – continue here

Term 3

Term 3
Core skills / community health

Term 4

Term 4
Family nursing

Term 5

Term 5
Acute care

Term 6

Term 6
Chronic illness

Term 7

Term 7
Leadership

Term 8

Term 8
Knowledge synthesis