130 The Faculty of Nursing
Goals and Mission Statement
The goal and mission statement of the Faculty of Nursing is to be a centre of excellence in Nursing for the advancement, dissemination, and application of nursing knowledge. This is achieved through the following:
Teaching: Our goal for teaching is to develop competence in nursing practice, to instill a quest for knowledge, and to create a sense of professionalism.
Research: Our goal for research is to foster the advancement of nursing knowledge in both the theory and practice of nursing.
Public Service: Our goal for public service is to extend the Faculty's expertise to the community locally, nationally, and internationally, in order to foster health promotion, health maintenance and the advancement of the nursing profession.