GCE 'O' & 'A' level holders GCE 'N' level holders ITE (Full-time Higher Nitec / Nitec) SPM / UEC & STPM holders GCE 'O' & 'A' level holders GCE 'O' & 'A' level holders GCE 'N' level holders ITE (Full-time Higher Nitec / Nitec) SPM / UEC & STPM holders Courses offered by School of Health & Social Sciences To be eligible for consideration for admission, you must fulfil the aggregate (ELR2B2) computation requirements and meet the following course-specific minimum entry requirements based on GCE ‘O’ Level (at up to two sittings) or equivalent examination results. Courses AY2023 Planned Intake 2023 JAE Range of Net ELR2B21 Minimum Entry Requirements Subjects Grade Nursing (C97)2, 3 800 6 to 28 Aggregate Type: ELR2B2-C English Language Mathematics (Elementary / Additional) Any one of the following subjects: Biology Biotechnology Chemistry Food & Nutrition / Nutrition & Food Science Physics Science (Chemistry, Biology) Science (Physics, Biology) Science (Physics, Chemistry) 1 - 7 1 - 6 1 - 6 Oral Health Therapy (C72)2, 4 25 5 to 10 Social Work (C47) 45 4 to 13 Aggregate Type: ELR2B2-A English Language Mathematics (Elementary / Additional) Any one of the following subjects: Art / Higher Art Business Studies Combined Humanities Economics Geography History Humanities (Social Studies, Literature in English / Chinese / Malay / Tamil) Humanities (Social Studies, History / Geography) Introduction to Enterprise Development Literature in English / Chinese / Malay / Tamil Media Studies (English / Chinese) Music/Higher Music 1 - 6 1 - 7 1 - 6 1 Admission to a course is based on merit and subject to the availability of vacancies. The range of net ELR2B2 aggregate score of the students who were admitted to these courses through the Joint Admissions Exercise (JAE) are shown as a general reference. JAE applicants require net ELR2B2-C aggregate score of 28 points or better to be eligible for C97. 2 All prospective healthcare students must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with a vaccine regime recognised in Singapore. Those who are medically-ineligible will be subject to prevailing MOH and healthcare institutions’ guidelines. Those who are medically eligible and choose to remain unvaccinated may not be able to access the healthcare and community care settings to complete their clinical posting and meet the clinical training requirement necessary for graduation. As the delivery of direct patient care is a requisite of healthcare professions, all applicants must pass a medical examination and be certified to have the following abilities to perform patient care activities in a safe and effective manner: Mental-Cognitive ability (including interpersonal-communication ability and behavioural stability) to: provide safe care to populations, as well as safety to self demonstrate emotional-behavioural stability to function under the stress and pressure when performing nursing care on patients being observed by instructors and other health care personnel during clinical practice attachments. Physical ability to move around in clinical environment, walk/stand, bend, reach, lift, climb, push and pull, carry objects perform patient transfers and complex sequences of hand-eye coordination. Auditory ability to hear faint body sounds auditory alarms normal speaking level sounds (i.e., blood pressure sounds, monitors, call bells and person-to-person report). Visual ability to detect changes in physical appearance, colour and contour read accurately medication/ drug labels, markings on syringes and manometers, written and electronic communication. 3 Please ensure you have read and understood the Fitness to Practice Advisory before applying. The guidelines in the advisory and the required abilities are stipulated in consultation with Singapore Nursing Board to ensure nursing students are fit to practise when they apply for registration upon graduation from nursing programme. Interested applicants with known condition(s) or unsure if their condition(s) may affect their ability to deliver safe and effective patient care are highly encouraged to contact us for more information. 4 Applicants will have to pass a manual dexterity test (MDT) as the MDT is required under industry standards to assess the applicant’s fine motor skills crucial for handling of specialized instruments for effective and safe delivery of dental treatment. Find out more on the Polytechnic Foundation Programme Check out the full list of our courses and eligible Higher Nitec & Nitec courses. Find out more on the various application exercises for ITE graduates, including Direct-Entry-Scheme To Polytechnic Programme (DPP) Graduates. Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) Am I eligible to apply? The course entry requirements will be similar to that for GCE 'O' Level qualification. SPM Grades A+ to C are comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6. UEC Grades A1 to B6 are comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6. STPM Holders may use your SPM Qualifications to apply. Result slip or academic transcript for qualifications printed in a language other than English, must be accompanied by a certified English translated copy. Applicants with school-based results and have registered for the current SPM examinations will be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Registration slip for national exams must be submitted. If shortlisted, you may be required to sit for the entrance test. You are required to prepare a digital portfolio if applying for courses under School of Design & Media. If you are shortlisted for the Oral Health Therapy course, you are required to take a manual dexterity test. Meeting the minimum entry requirements (MER) is not a guarantee that you will be shortlisted. Shortlisting is based on merit and course availability in the year of application. 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