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Faculty of Nursing
To become a nurse who can contribute to
Japanese medical care.
This faculty aims
at raising practical nurses and hygienists who hold professional
knowledge and skills based on the following philosophy;
Oneself, Teacher, Parent.
The main job of nurses is to assist in the medical treatment
of patients. Nurses perform mainly in the field of social
welfare such as hospitals, clinics and welfare- related
institutions. Therefore, studies are focused on these organizations.
Employment opportunities in this profession is increasing
every year as highly qualified nurses, both male and female,
are in demand to care for the escalating aging population.
Furthermore, skilled nurses are becoming more essential
with medical advances in medicine and equipment.
A hygienist provides the guidance to prevent disease and
to assist people to have a healthy lifestyle. These specialists
assist in parenting, aged care in public institution, and
also health care for working people. A broad knowledge and
skill in medicine is required.
Department of Nursing
Iwatsuki Campus / Students enrolled: 438 / Teachers: 34
Nursing is an academic discipline for studying about ghealthh
and glife,h the most important topics for any person. The
department offers learning in eight areas; Basic Nursing, Elderly
Nursing, Adult Nursing, Child Nursing, Maternal Nursing,
Psychiatric Nursing, Community Nursing and Home Nursing,
and uses exercises and clinical practice to help students acquire
practical nursing skills. Freshman and sophomore class students
use human relations and communication exercises to learn
solid decision-making skills and the ability to think based on
scientifi c foundations, and junior and senior class students use
professional nursing exercises to acquire practical skills that can
be applied to patients in various on-site situations. Emphasis is
placed on helping students acquire the ability to take action, a
strong sense of ethics, a sense of mission and respect for life,
which are all necessary for independently fi nding and solving
issues, to develop strong-willed people who can be trusted to
fulfi ll their responsibilities.
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