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Introduction

The department of nursing has the goal to understand the patient, person, family and community in accordance to the Yonsei University education ideals and founded under Christian faith, so as to protect the individuals and the family from illness. And by equipping the students to have professionalism and research and leadership capability, it is raising nurses who can respond effectively to the demand for good health care service from the citizens.

The department of Nursing is teaching its students under systematic organization of 21st century health management system, to provide more professional and far-reaching health care service. Furthermore, the students are accumulating vast amount of practical experience from various health care setting such as hospitals including, Wonju Christian Hospital, Severance Hospital, Young Dong Severance, and other local public health care centers, school, industries, and facilities for the elderly. After graduation, our graduates promptly start working as staff nurses in general hospitals, public health care nurse, industry nurse, nurse teachers. They not only work and lead the way for nursing techniques, advancement of health projects, and participate in the local society and in health organizations as a professional and uniquely characterized nurses, they also are becoming leaders in educating nurse science, by furthering their studies in university etc

In addition, there is a 2 years Registered Nurses-Bachelor in Science of Nursing(RN-BSN) course (transferable to Nursing Science Course, night course), which is for the 3 year nursing graduates who are practicing their profession in clinical settings. It deals with teaching the latest professional knowledges on nursing and is dedicated to raising talents who also is capable of research works. Through the self-directed learning and competency-based instruction, not only does it encourage the students to be more proactive and dynamic in their approaches to study, it has the goals to nurture student's academical curiosity, to take suitable countermeasures for society changes, communication, problem solving skills, critical thinking, creative mind, how to integrate and to take on the leadership role.

1. Department of Nursing

1) Goal
Based on Yonsei academical ideals, and respect to humanity, to raise capable nurses who can improve the well-being of human through caring for the patients based on the scientific principle.

2) Objective
① As someone who interact with both the inside and outside, and by understanding human, work as a guardian of humanity.
② In order for person, family, group and the local society improve and maintain their good health, consolidate the critical mind by studying nursing.
③ In accordance with nursing knowledge, provide professional nursing service to the patients as demanded by their health state.
④ In order to carry out humanistic nursing service, communicate with the patients or the health care team, in an effective manner.
⑤ Based on legal and ethical standard, consolidate the conviction of liberalism and yet responsible.
⑥ Play out the leadership quality as a type of nurse demanded by the local and the future society.
⑦ For social services, always practice Christian Faith.

2. Registered Nurses - Bachelor in Science of Nursing(RN-BSN)

1) Goal
Based on Yonsei academical ideals, and respect to humanity, raise capable nurses who can improve the well-being of human through caring for the patients based on the scientific principle.

2) Objectives
① As someone who interact with both the inside and outside, and by understanding human, work as a guardian of humanity.
② In order for person, family, group and the local society improve and maintain their good health, consolidate the critical mind by studying nursing.
③ In accordance with nursing knowledge, provide professional nursing service to the patients as demanded by their health state.
④ In order to carry out humanistic nursing service, communicate with the patients or the health care team, in an effective manner.
⑤ Based on legal and ethical standard, consolidate the conviction of liberalism and yet responsible.
⑥ Play out the leadership quality as a type of nurse demanded by the local and the future society.
⑦ For social services, always practice Christian Faith.
⑧ In terms of acquiring the skills and nursing knowledge, practice the principle of adult study.

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