2013/2014, Semester 2
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (Nursing/Alice Lee Ctr for Nursing Stud)
Modular Credits: 4
This is an elective module in the Doctor of Philosophy and the Master of Science (Nursing) offered by the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies. This elective module involves an individual programme of study undertaken in conjunction with an overseas university/health care institution.
Students will be expected to use the visit to the overseas host institution to build networks and ascertain similarities and differences in health care practices, models of service delivery, and policies between Singapore and the host country. The minimum placement will be four consecutive weeks.
Upon completion of the module, students will be able to:
compare and contrast health service delivery in Singapore and another country,
critically evaluate how policy impacts upon health care delivery in Singapore and the selected country, and
demonstrate how the establishment of networks in the selected country can be used to further health care development (including education) in Singapore.
Attendance at the overseas host institution for at least 2 weeks, self-directed learning, seminar presentation.
Workload hours per week
(iii) Self-directed learning
(iv) Fieldwork, projects, assignments
(v) Preparatory work
1) Seminar presentation (20%) :
March 2014, 3:00pm-4:00pm at ALCNS conference Room
Written assignment (89%) : 11
Workload Components : A-B-C-D-E
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of lab hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week