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Bachelor's degree in Nursing

Bachelor's degree in Nursing

Academic year 2021-2022

The training is oriented towards the empowerment of people in health management, the development of critical and reflective thinking, the autonomous capacity for learning and problem solving, the application of scientific, humanistic and ethical principles, as well as the perspective of multidisciplinary team and intersectoral work with the purpose of training professionals capable of providing the appropriate nursing care to respond to the demands of today’s society.

General information

General information

Name of the course:
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Branch of knowledge:
Health Sciences
Duration:
4 years
European credits:
240
What qualifications can lead to:

Degree in Nursing from the University of Girona

Teaching institution:
Faculty of Nursing
Indicative number of places:
130
Last admission mark:
Cut-off marks for the June 2021 examination call
Approx. price for the first year:
See How much does it costs to study at the University of Girona?
Language requirements:
To obtain the certificate students must prove they have B2 level or equivalent in English, German, French or Italian (general requirement of bachelor's degree studies)
Valid report:
Report (2019)
Other information:
Monitoring indicators

It's useful to know

The teaching we offer is based on different methodologies, which include problem-based learning, practical laboratory work with patient simulators of varying degrees of complexity, objective assessment of clinical competence in nursing care and clinical practice throughout the degree.

We are committed to internationalization; this means that you will have the opportunity to take part in different international and national mobility programmes.

Competences

In the field of nursing, having the capacity to provide technical and professional health care that meets the health needs of the people you attend to, in accordance with the level of development of your scientific knowledge at any given time and with the quality and safety levels established in any applicable legislation and deontological regulations currently in force.

Access

Access requirements

  • Upper secondary school education. Access: university entrance examinations (PAU), general phase. Admission: weighting of the subjects examined in the PAU, linked to the branch of knowledge of health sciences.
  • Higher level vocational training cycles (CFGS). Access: all CFGS. Admission: weighting of the subjects examined at the specific stage of the PAU linked to the branch of knowledge of Health Sciences.
  • Over 25s. Preferential option in successful entrance exam: health sciences
  • Over 40s. Assessment of professional experience relating to the bachelor's degree that the applicant wishes to be admitted to and sufficient interview outcome.
  • Over 45s. Entrance test passed and with a sufficient interview outcome.
  • Other special types of access recognized under current regulations.

Another information on access

Careers

  • Working as a nurse, in:
    • Hospitals
    • Primary health care centres
    • Geriatric and public healthcare centres
    • Mental health centres
    • Teaching institutions (professional and university education)
    • Medical emergency services
    • Business medicine
    • Community health
  • Practising as self-employed professional. Specialization in particular areas through access to nursing specialisms.

Continue studying

Once the Bachelor's degree in Nursing is completed, you can take the Official University Master's Degree in Health Promotion offered by the University of Girona in this Faculty.

TheUniversity Master's Degree in Health PromotionCarries 60 ECTS credits. It is a postgraduate course that offers training in health promotion and research. It provides strategies for incorporating health promotion into different areas of the health system and for designing and implementing research projects in this field. This Master’s degree provides access to doctoral degree studies.

Subjects

Curriculum Subjects offered for 2021-2022

Basic health sciences 19.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

AnatomofisiologiaAnatomofisiologíaAnatomy and physiology  (3106G02001)

BBasic 9.00 AAnnual YES

Basic health sciences 215.00 credits

Basic health sciences 36.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Psicologia de la salut i habilitats comunicativesPsicología de la salud y habilidades comunicativasPsychology of health and communication skills  (3106G02005)

BBasic 6.00 AAnnual YES

Basic sciences6.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Llenguatge científic i sistemes d'informacióLenguaje científico y sistemas de informaciónScientific language and information systems  (3106G02007)

BBasic 6.00 AAnnual YES

Nursing sciences 115.00 credits

Clinical simulation practicals3.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Pràctiques de simulació clínica IPrácticas de simulación clínica IClinical simulation practicals I  (3106G02022)

OBCompulsory 3.00 AAnnual YES

Placements6.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Pràcticum 1. IntroductoriPrácticum 1. IntroductorioTraineeship 1. Introductory  (3106G02025)

OBCompulsory 6.00 SSemester long YES

Basic health sciences 16.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

FisiopatologiaFisiopatologíaPhysiopathology  (3106G02002)

BBasic 6.00 AAnnual YES

Basic health sciences 36.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Psicologia aplicada a les alteracions de salutPsicología aplicada a las alteraciones de saludPsychology applied to health disorders  (3106G02006)

BBasic 6.00 AAnnual YES

Basic sciences12.00 credits

Nursing sciences 221.00 credits

Clinical simulation practicals3.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Pràctiques de simulació clínica IIPrácticas de simulación clínica IIClinical simulation practicals II  (3106G02023)

OBCompulsory 3.00 AAnnual YES

Practicum12.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Pràcticum 2. Entorn comunitariPrácticum 2. Entorno comunitarioTraineeship 2. Primary care  (3106G02026)

OBCompulsory 6.00 SSemester long YES

Pràcticum 3. Entorn hospitalariPrácticum 3. Entorno hospitalarioTraineeship 3. Hospital settings  (3106G02027)

OBCompulsory 6.00 SSemester long YES

Nursing sciences 312.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Atenció infermera en salut mental IIAtención enfermera en salud mental IINursing care in mental health II  (3106G02016)

OBCompulsory 3.00 SSemester long YES

Gestió d'infermeriaGestión de enfermeríaNursing management  (3106G02017)

OBCompulsory 3.00 SSemester long YES

Infermeria comunitària IIEnfermería comunitaria IICommunity nursing II  (3106G02018)

OBCompulsory 6.00 AAnnual YES

Nursing sciences 421.00 credits

Clinical simulation practicals3.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Pràctiques de simulació clínica IIIPrácticas de simulación clínica IIIClinical simulation practicals III  (3106G02024)

OBCompulsory 3.00 AAnnual YES

Placements18 credits

Optional subjects 3.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Abordatge infermer de la sexualitat en el cicle vital Abordaje enfermero de la sexualidad en el ciclo vitalNursing approach to sexuality during the life cycle   (3106G02038)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

AddiccionsAdiccionesAddictions  (3106G02039)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Atenció integral a les persones amb ferides cròniquesAtención integral a las personas con heridas crónicasComprehensive care for people with chronic wounds  (3106G02041)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Infermeria de pràctica clínica avançadaEnfermería de práctica clínica avanzadaAdvanced clinical practice nursing  (3106G02046)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Anglès per a infermeriaInglés para enfermeríaEnglish for nurses  (3106G02048)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

La infermera des del pensament crític i centrat en la personaLa enfermera desde el pensamiento crítico y centrado en la personaThe nurse from critical thinking and person-centered  (3106G02049)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Aprendre a cuidar-me per cuidarAprender a cuidarme para cuidarLearning to look after myself to be able to care  (3106G02040)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Atenció urgent en salut mentalAtención urgente en salud mentalEmergency care in mental health  (3106G02042)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Cures infermeres en l'atenció de les persones grans amb síndromes geriàtriquesCuidados enfermeros en la atención de las personas mayores con síndromes geriátricosNursing care in the elderly with geriatric syndromes  (3106G02043)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Educació per a la salutEducación para la saludHealth education  (3106G02044)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Malalties tropicals i salut internacionalEnfermedades tropicales y salud internacionalTropical diseases and international health  (3106G02045)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Gestió de les emocionsGestión de las emocionesManaging emotions  (3106G02047)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Lectura crítica de l'evidència científicaLectura crítica de la evidencia científicaCritical reading of scientific evidence  (3106G02050)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Mètodes i tècniques en recerca qualitativa en infermeriaMétodos y técnicas en investigación cualitativa en enfermeríaMethods and techniques in qualitative research in nursing  (3106G02051)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Promoció de l'envelliment actiu i saludable en les persones grans Promoción del envejecimiento activo y saludable en las personas mayoresPromotion of active and healthy ageing in the elderly  (3106G02052)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Salut i multiculturalitatSalud y multiculturalidadHealth and multiculturality  (3106G02053)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Teràpies complementàriesTerapias complementariasComplementary therapies  (3106G02054)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Presa de decisions amb dadesToma de decisiones con datosDecision-making with data  (3106G02055)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Placements42.00 credits

Bachelor's thesis12.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Treball de final de grauTrabajo de fin de gradoFinal project (nursing degree)  (3106G02037)

OBCompulsory 12.00 AAnnual YES

Optional subjects 3.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Abordatge infermer de la sexualitat en el cicle vital Abordaje enfermero de la sexualidad en el ciclo vitalNursing approach to sexuality during the life cycle   (3106G02038)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

AddiccionsAdiccionesAddictions  (3106G02039)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Atenció integral a les persones amb ferides cròniquesAtención integral a las personas con heridas crónicasComprehensive care for people with chronic wounds  (3106G02041)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Infermeria de pràctica clínica avançadaEnfermería de práctica clínica avanzadaAdvanced clinical practice nursing  (3106G02046)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Anglès per a infermeriaInglés para enfermeríaEnglish for nurses  (3106G02048)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

La infermera des del pensament crític i centrat en la personaLa enfermera desde el pensamiento crítico y centrado en la personaThe nurse from critical thinking and person-centered  (3106G02049)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Aprendre a cuidar-me per cuidarAprender a cuidarme para cuidarLearning to look after myself to be able to care  (3106G02040)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Atenció urgent en salut mentalAtención urgente en salud mentalEmergency care in mental health  (3106G02042)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Cures infermeres en l'atenció de les persones grans amb síndromes geriàtriquesCuidados enfermeros en la atención de las personas mayores con síndromes geriátricosNursing care in the elderly with geriatric syndromes  (3106G02043)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Educació per a la salutEducación para la saludHealth education  (3106G02044)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Malalties tropicals i salut internacionalEnfermedades tropicales y salud internacionalTropical diseases and international health  (3106G02045)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Gestió de les emocionsGestión de las emocionesManaging emotions  (3106G02047)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Lectura crítica de l'evidència científicaLectura crítica de la evidencia científicaCritical reading of scientific evidence  (3106G02050)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Mètodes i tècniques en recerca qualitativa en infermeriaMétodos y técnicas en investigación cualitativa en enfermeríaMethods and techniques in qualitative research in nursing  (3106G02051)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Promoció de l'envelliment actiu i saludable en les persones grans Promoción del envejecimiento activo y saludable en las personas mayoresPromotion of active and healthy ageing in the elderly  (3106G02052)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Salut i multiculturalitatSalud y multiculturalidadHealth and multiculturality  (3106G02053)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Teràpies complementàriesTerapias complementariasComplementary therapies  (3106G02054)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Presa de decisions amb dadesToma de decisiones con datosDecision-making with data  (3106G02055)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Optional modules + academic recognition12.00 credits

Name of subject Type Credits Duration Offer for 2021-2022

Abordatge infermer de la sexualitat en el cicle vital Abordaje enfermero de la sexualidad en el ciclo vitalNursing approach to sexuality during the life cycle   (3106G02038)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

AddiccionsAdiccionesAddictions  (3106G02039)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Atenció integral a les persones amb ferides cròniquesAtención integral a las personas con heridas crónicasComprehensive care for people with chronic wounds  (3106G02041)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Infermeria de pràctica clínica avançadaEnfermería de práctica clínica avanzadaAdvanced clinical practice nursing  (3106G02046)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Anglès per a infermeriaInglés para enfermeríaEnglish for nurses  (3106G02048)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

La infermera des del pensament crític i centrat en la personaLa enfermera desde el pensamiento crítico y centrado en la personaThe nurse from critical thinking and person-centered  (3106G02049)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long YES

Aprendre a cuidar-me per cuidarAprender a cuidarme para cuidarLearning to look after myself to be able to care  (3106G02040)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Atenció urgent en salut mentalAtención urgente en salud mentalEmergency care in mental health  (3106G02042)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Cures infermeres en l'atenció de les persones grans amb síndromes geriàtriquesCuidados enfermeros en la atención de las personas mayores con síndromes geriátricosNursing care in the elderly with geriatric syndromes  (3106G02043)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Educació per a la salutEducación para la saludHealth education  (3106G02044)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Malalties tropicals i salut internacionalEnfermedades tropicales y salud internacionalTropical diseases and international health  (3106G02045)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Gestió de les emocionsGestión de las emocionesManaging emotions  (3106G02047)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Lectura crítica de l'evidència científicaLectura crítica de la evidencia científicaCritical reading of scientific evidence  (3106G02050)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Mètodes i tècniques en recerca qualitativa en infermeriaMétodos y técnicas en investigación cualitativa en enfermeríaMethods and techniques in qualitative research in nursing  (3106G02051)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Promoció de l'envelliment actiu i saludable en les persones grans Promoción del envejecimiento activo y saludable en las personas mayoresPromotion of active and healthy ageing in the elderly  (3106G02052)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Salut i multiculturalitatSalud y multiculturalidadHealth and multiculturality  (3106G02053)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Teràpies complementàriesTerapias complementariasComplementary therapies  (3106G02054)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Presa de decisions amb dadesToma de decisiones con datosDecision-making with data  (3106G02055)

OPOptional 3.00 SSemester long Not

Language requirement

* Level B2 - German
* Level B2 - English
* Level B2 - Italian
* Level B2 - French
* Level C1 - German
* Level C1 - English
* Level C1 - French
* Level C1 - Italian
* Level C2 - German
* Level C2 - English
* Level C2 - French
* Level C2 - Italian
* Level C1.1 - English
* Level C1.1 - French
* Level C1.1 - German

Calendar and timetables

Through the following links you can access the calendars and timetables that correspond to this bachelor's degree.

The academic calendar marks the beginning and end of classes, non-teaching days, holidays, exam periods, and so on. The administrative calendar marks the periods to make the different formalities administrative.

Placements

Students have to gain a series of credits, as part of their studies, which correspond to internships in companies or institutions relating to the bachelor’s degree they are studying. The teaching load is determined in accordance with the curriculum.

Bachelor's thesis

To obtain the degree, students have to complete a bachelor's thesis (TFG) which serves to assess the general skills they have acquired over the course of the degree programme and offers a summary of the skills and knowledge they have acquired. The teaching load of the thesis depends on the curriculum of the degree.

Mobility

Students can complete part of their degree programme abroad through the Erasmus programme, which enables them to carry on their studies whilst undertaking an international exchange with academic value in a European university.

They also have access to grants for placements at universities in Spain and on other continents, thanks to bilateral agreements, the SICUE programme and the expansion of the Erasmus+ Programme.

Enrolment

First year enrolment

1

Once the Catalan government has allocated you your place, you will receive an email from the UdG with your user code and a link for setting your password, as well as links to online enrolment applications and information on enrolling on your bachelor's degree studies. If you do not receive the message, fill in and send the user-account application form for newly admitted students for the academic year.

2

Use the link provided in the message to set your password. The user code and the password make up your digital identity as a UdG student and will allow you to access the university's online services.

3

Use your user code and password to access the online enrolment and check the enrolment period assigned to you. If the period has already started, the application will inform you that you can start your enrolment.

4

Click on the Grants and allowances tab. If you are entitled to any discounts that are not recognised, you will have the option to start the recognition procedure by pressing the corresponding "Request” button and attaching scans of the necessary documentation. Your institution’s secretary's office will validate the documents so that, where appropriate, you can enjoy the corresponding discount on your enrolment or free enrolment.

5

Review the enrolment information on your bachelor's-degree studies and see the Basic Guide for online enrolment on first-year bachelor's-degree studies .

6

Formalise online enrolment following the guide's instructions</g>. If you have queries, contact the secretary’s office at your teaching institution. Remember you must enrol before the deadline provided for, otherwise, you will lose your place.

Subjects
Check the subjects for which you can enrol in the section on Subjects > Available subjects 2021-2022 on the website of your bachelor's degree studies.
Fees
Consult the enrolment fees and deductions available to you.
Payment
You can pay the enrolment fee in cash or in instalments in two or three instalments or in monthly instalments. See the terms and conditions in the Enrolment Regulations.
Grants
If you wish to apply for a general MEFP grant, in order to complete an enrolment conditional on a grant you will have to apply for financial proof. Find out all about this from the Bachelor's degree scholarships and grants website.
Third language
To obtain the qualification, you must prove knowledge of a foreign language with a B2 or equivalent level unless your faculty establishes a higher requirement. If you already have a recognised certificate of knowledge of a third language, we recommend that you submit it together with the rest of the documents required for initial enrolment. Check the Regulations about a third language.
Insurance
If you are under 28 years old, you are obliged to take out compulsory school insurance for €1.12 per year. If you are over 28 years old, you are obliged to take out compulsory accident insurance for €9.50 per year. Further information on the Insurance policies page.
Staying
Bear in mind that if you do not pass a minimum of 30 credits in the first two years, you will not be able to continue the same course at the UdG. Check the Rules for staying.

ID
Spanish nationals do not need to produce their national ID (DNI) unless they opposed the University of Girona's collection of personal data during their online enrolment (see the guide for online enrolment).

If you are a national of a EU member state, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland or Andorra, you will need to present a valid ID or passport from your country of origin.

Otherwise you will preferably need to present a valid foreign-national identification care (TIE) or passport if do you not have a TIE.

You will need to forward a digitised copy of the document online or bring it in person to the academic secretary's office.

For online submissions you can use “Application to the administration” procedure in the online procedures section of the Network Secretary’s Office, preferably, or the UdG’s e-register.

You have until the 19 November 2021 to submit the document.
Admission documents
If you have been admitted to the UdG through university pre-enrolment, from PAU, CFGS, admission exams for individuals over the age of 25, 40 or 45 or university degree obtained from the UdG, or by academic record transfer, you will not need to produce any documents.

If you have been admitted to the UdG through university pre-enrolment, from a university degree completed at another university, you will need to forward a copy of your degree online (e-degree or authenticated digital copy of the degree) or provisional degree certificate (with digital signature and CSV), or produce the original in person at the academic secretary's office.

If you have been admitted to the UdG through university pre-enrolment, from a university degree started at another university, you have to produce a copy of an academic certificate online stating the courses and qualifications, signed electronically and with CSV, and supporting documents confirming transfer-rights payment or presenting the originals in person at the academic secretary's office.

For online submissions you can use “Application to the administration” procedure in the online procedures section of the Network Secretary’s Office, preferably, or the UdG’s e-register.

You have until the 19 November 2021 to submit the documents.
Allowances and exemptions
Before you register, review the self-enrolment’s "Grants and allowances" tab. If you are entitled to allowances that are recorded as accredited and are valid on the date of the start of the academic year (13 September), you will not need to produce any documents.

If you are entitled to allowances that are not recorded as accredited, you can start the accreditation procedure by clicking on the corresponding "Request" button, and uploading the necessary documents there for applying the corresponding enrolment discount or payment exemption.

You can also use the “Document Accreditation” procedure from the online procedure section of the Office of the Secretary in Network, preferably, or the electronic register of the UdG, or to produce the documents in person at the academic secretary's office.

If your documents are currently being processed or pending renewal, you will not be eligible for the enrolment-fee discount, but presentations of updated documents will be accepted up to 31 December for subsequently regularising your situation.
Further information from the Allowances and Loans page.
Bank details
If you are not the holder of the bank account from which the registration fee will be paid by direct debit, you must submit the completed bank details notification/ modification form and proof of identification for the account holder.

For the submission of documentation you can use the “Communicating or amending bank details” procedure in the online procedures section of the Network Secretary’s Office, preferably, or the UdG’s e-register.

These documents will have to be produced within a period of 10 work days as from the date of enrolment.
Photograph
After you have enrolled, you will need to produce a personal photograph through the La meva UdG intranet (Staff > digital Identity), in accordance with the instructions provided on the same webpage.
Enrolment form
If so required by the teaching institution, you will need to produce your duly completed enrolment-application form. The form and the instructions for its submission will be provided by the centre itself.
Note: accreditation by electronic means is not definitive, except in the case of original electronic documents or authentic electronic copies. The UdG reserves the right to request the corresponding physical documentation at a later date.

Online enrolment

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