After-degree Prerequisites


Great news for everyone interested in applying to our After Degree in Nursing Program at the University of Alberta!  We offer 3 prerequisites that you can take with our faculty.  Check them out below!



NURS 140 - Anatomy

Introduction to the structure of the human body. 

NURS 150 - Physiology

An introduction to human physiology.

Corequisite: NURS 140.


NURS 211 - Statistics

An introduction to reading, understanding and interpreting commonly used statistics in published health sciences research. The course provides a hands-on approach to understanding measurement, sampling, and statistical analysis techniques commonly used in health care research. It introduces the concepts of information literacy, health data and big data in electronic datasets and the statistical techniques used to interpret these data in meaningful ways. Credit may be obtained for only one of NURS 211 or 341.