Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) French Immersion Studies

Total (120 units) Fall Winter

1st year
33 units 
(18 units (6 courses)
must be in French) 
  • ANP1105 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 
  • ENG1100 Workshop in Essay Writing 
  • HSS1501 A00 Déterminants de la santé
  • FLS2581 HS10 Cours d’encadrement linguistique en FLS: capacités réceptives ou productives
  • PSY1501 B00 Introduction à la psychologie: fondements
  • ANP1106 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 
  • ANP1107 Human Anatomy and Physiology III 
  • HSS1100 Microbiology and Immunology
  • PHI1770 A00 Problèmes philosophiques liés aux soins de santé
  • FLS3581 PH50 Cours d'encadrement linguistique en FLS : Production orale et écrite 
2nd year
(12 units (4 courses)
must be in French)
  • HSS2381 Quantitative Methods in Health Sciences I
  • NSG2113 Introduction to Nursing Science 
  • NSG2717 Évaluation de la santé
  • FLS3581 NS10 Cours d’encadrement linguistique en FLS : capacités productives 
  • PHS4300 Pathophysiology
  • NSG2313 Introduction to Nursing Practice1
  • NSG3701 Recherche en sciences infirmières
  • PHA3112 Clinical Pharmacology
  • Cours au choix


3rd year
30 units
  • NSG3105 Care of Adults Experiencing Illness  
  • NSG3127 Nursing Professionalism and Ethics 
  • NSG3137 Practicum: Mental Health1
  • NSG3305 Practicum: Care of Adults Experiencing Illness1
  • NSG3320 Mental Health Nursing
  • NSG3103 Theory in Nursing 
  • NSG3107 Family-Centered Care of Children with Acute and Chronic Illness 
  • NSG3111 Care of the Childbearing Family  
  • NSG3307 Practicum: Family-Centered Care of Children with Acute and Chronic Illness1
  • NSG3311 Practicum: Childbearing Family1
4th year
30 units
(6 units (2 courses) must be in French)
  • NSG3123 Community Health Nursing  
  • NSG3323 Practicum: Community Health1 Nursing 
  • NSG4330 Complex Nursing Care   
  • NSG4430 Practicum: Complex Nursing Care (6 units)1
  • NSG4534 Contexte politique et économique en soins de santé
  • NSG4245 Practicum: Consolidation (9 units)1
  • SAI4520 Pratique interprofessionnelle en soins de santé

It is important to follow this course sequence if you wish to complete the requirements of your program in four years. Any failure, withdrawal or modification of a course in this sequence could result in a delay in completing the requirements of your program.


To find an elective visit the timetable of courses.
Clinical placements may occur during the day, the evening, on weekends and some may extend until the month of May and June.
The deadline to register to a clinical placement is June 20th.
All NSG courses require a passing mark of C+.
It is mandatory for all students who have been away from clinical for more than 6 months to register and successfully complete the Clinical Update course. For more information concerning registration, please email the Academic Office.
1 Courses with clinical components

Registration requirements for clinical placements
Please consult the Office of Risk Management to obtain more information regarding the additional program requirements.

Diploma Requirements - French Immersion Studies
You must satisfy the following 3 requirements to receive a mention of French Immersion on your diploma: 

1. Complete the requirements of your program of study.
2. Complete at least 36 units (12 courses) taught in French or in French Second Language (FLS) from:

  • a minimum of 6 course units (2 courses) at the 1000 level;
  • a maximum of 12 units (4 courses) for accompanying language courses (FLS 2581, 3581, 4581 and 4781), of which a maximum of 6 units (2 courses) for FLS 2581; 
  • and at least  6 units (2 courses) at the 3000 or 4000 level taught in French, other than FLS courses.

3. Pass FLS3500 to obtain the Second Language Certification. This course does not earn any university units.

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