Assistant Nurse Conversion


This Asisstant Nurse Conversion programme is designed to upgrade an Assistant Nurse to a State Registered Nurse. This course is a full time 2-year conversion programme and is open to both female and male candidates. Nursing Practical forms the integrative strand of the curriculum.Whilst lectures are given at IMC, clinical experience is achieved in both the Pantai Group of Hospitals and other approved government hospitals and Healthcare Centres.

Upon completion of training and passing the final Malaysian Nursing Board examinations, candidates will be registered with the Malaysian Nursing Board and will be automatically upgraded from Assistant Nurse to State Registered Nurse.


Key Facts
Assistant Nurse Conversion
(Full time programme at IMC Melaka Campus)
Total Duration Commencement
2 years January

Programme Structure

Semester 1
Anatomy and Physiology I
Microbiology and Parasitology
Pharmacology & Nutrition
Introduction to Med./Surg Nursing; I&I, Flds & Electroltye; Perioperative Nursing
Psychology & Sociology
Clinical Practice I
Semester 2
Medico-Legal Aspects; Communication; PR
Care of patients with altered GI & Endocrine systems
Care of Patient with altered CVS; Resp & Hemopoietic systems
Malaysian Studies
Clinical Practice II
Semester 3
Care of patients with altered nervous;Musculoskeletal system, ENT & Eye
Maternal and Infant Nursing; Gynecology & Genito-urinary systems
Islamic Studies/Moral Studies
Bahasa Kebangsaan A
Clinical Practice III
Semester 4
Principles of Management; Research & Statistics
Community Health Nursing
Mental Health nursing
Emergency and Disaster Management;
Clinical Practice IV