General information - Nursing

General information - Nursing

Name of studies: Nursing

Proponent and implementer of studies: Technical College in Bjelovar

Type of studies: Professional programme of study

Level of studies: Undergraduate professional programme of study

Duration of studies: 3 years (VI semesters)

Overall number of ECTS credits: 180

Professional title acquired upon the completion of studies:  Bachelor (baccalaureus / baccalaurea) of Nursing



  • Ability to independently make a diagnosis of the required nursing care using the current theoretical and clinical knowledge, as well as to plan, organise and provide nursing care within the treatment of patients.
  • Ability to work within a team with other healthcare professionals, including the participation in practical training of healthcare staff.
  • Ability to orientate individuals, families and groups towards a healthy lifestyle and self-care.
  • Ability to independently initiate momentary life-saving measures as well as measures in crisis and dangerous situations.
  • Ability to independently provide advice, instructions and support to persons requiring care and their families.
  • Ability to independently assure quality and assess nursing care.
  • Ability to facilitate comprehensive professional communication and cooperation with other professions within the healthcare system.
  • Ability to analyse nursing care quality for the purpose of improving one’s own professional practice as a nurse responsible for general nursing care.