Academic Course for the Scientific Qualification of Registered Nurses

The two-semester course trains you as an academic expert in nursing and gives you the opportunity to then apply for the Bachelor programme in nursing (entry into the 6th semester) and to subsequently acquire a Bachelor degree. (Language of instruction: German).

We also teach you additional skills, especially in the scientific field, providing you with a wider knowledge base for your career. You learn to research the relevant literature and to assess and use it for the benefit of patients on the basis of the best possible evidence.

Focus of the programme

  • In-depth knowledge about the nursing process and nursing diagnosis
  • Combination of nursing process knowledge with scientific skills
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Health promotion and prevention
  • Organisational theory

 
As a graduate of the programme, you can apply to enter the 6th semester of the Bachelor programme in nursing and subsequently acquire a Bachelor degree. You are trained to per-form tasks involving the implementation of new findings in the field of nursing and are taught in-depth supplementary knowledge in the fields of health promotion and prevention and the nursing process and nursing diagnosis.


The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences offers top-quality academic courses, which have a practical focus and have been designed with the requirements of business and society in mind. Experienced and skilled teaching staff with an academic and professional back-ground guarantee teaching of the highest standard. The academic programme is taught in Schloss Urstein at Campus Urstein. The seminar rooms are superbly equipped for optimal learning. Salzburg city centre can be reached easily thanks to the S-Bahn train station right by the campus and a separate motorway exit.