Course code: WD116 What is General Nursing? General nurses work as part of a multidisciplinary team in promoting and maintaining health of individuals, families and communities and in systematically caring for those who develop health problems and supporting them to live their lives to their maximum potential. Reasons to choose this course? Nursing is an excellent choice for students interested in a healthcare career. Because human beings are complex, careers in nursing are amongst the most challenging; they are also some of the most rewarding. Once graduated, your qualifications will take you anywhere in the world. The General Nursing Programme is delivered in a purpose-built, state of the art learning environment and students undertake clinical practice in many hospitals throughout the south east region. Successfully completing all aspects of this programme allows you to register as a General Nurse with An Bord Altranais.