Study plan Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Basic skills

  • Develop critical thinking and reasoning skills and communicate effectively both in the mother tongue and in other languages.
  • Develop independent learning strategies.
  • Respect diversity in ideas, people and situations.
  • Generate innovative and competitive proposals for research and professional activities.

Specific skills

  • Offer technical and professional health assistance suited to the needs of patients and in accordance with new developments in scientific knowledge, all this with the highest quality and safety levels established by legal regulations and your code of conduct.
  • Plan results-oriented nursing care for individuals or groups and assess its impact, using clinical practice guides that describe the processes through which health problems are diagnosed, treated and cured.
  • Apply the theoretical and methodological foundations and principles of nursing.
  • Demonstrate your understanding of how people behave and interact based on gender, group or community within a specific social or multicultural context.
  • Design care systems addressed to individuals, families or groups, assess their impact and make the necessary modifications.
  • Base nursing interventions on scientific evidence and using available means.
  • Demonstrate your understanding of people, without having prejudices and taking into consideration their physical, psychological and social aspects as autonomous and independent individuals and guaranteeing your respect of their opinions, beliefs, values and the right to privacy, maintaining professional confidentiality and secrecy.
  • Promote and respect the right of participation, information, autonomy, and consent when being informed of the decisions needed to be taken by those being assisted and in accordance with how they experience the process of health - illness.
  • Promote healthy lifestyles and self-care, offering patients support to help them maintain preventive measures and treatments.
  • Protect the health and welfare of those in your care and guarantee their safety.
  • Establish efficient communication with patients, families, social groups and colleagues and promote health education.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of the professional code of ethics applicable to nursing in Spain and your understanding of the ethical and public health implications in an ever-changing global context.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of the principles of funding for healthcare and social services, and make appropriate use of the resources available.
  • Create assessment mechanisms while taking into account scientific and technical aspects as well as quality.
  • Work with professionals forming a basic unit into which other professionals from the same or different disciplines and other health care staff can be incorporated.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of health information systems.
  • Carry out physiotherapeutic interventions on the basis of integral health care that involves multiprofessional cooperation, the integration of processes and ongoing care.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of palliative care strategies, to alleviate patients' symptoms and increase their well-being and that of their families in the case of advanced and terminal illnesses.
  • Offer solutions to health problems for individuals, families and/or the community by applying therapies according to the scientific methods of the nursing process.
  • Use scientific methodology when intervening.

Transversal skills

  • Analyse and synthesise complex phenomena.
  • Search, assess, organise and maintain information systems.
  • Identify, analyse and adopt the most suitable options in response to the problems encountered in the professional environment in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Express yourself with fluency, coherently and properly following established norms, both orally and in writing.
  • Acquire and use the necessary tools to develop a critical and reflexive attitude.
  • Collaborate and integrate with groups and work teams.
  • Identify, analyse and solve ethical problems in complex situations.
  • Easily recognise and cope with changes.
  • Respect the environment and foster sustainable development.