MSc Programme

         
M.Sc. Nursing&
Master of Philosophy in Nursing
COURSES


COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Theory

practical

NURS 801

Theories and concepts in Nursing

3

00

Core

NURS 803

Advanced Research Methodology and Statistics

3

00

Supportive

NURS 805

Curriculum development

2

00

Supportive

NURS 807

Health policy and legal issues

2

00

Supportive

NURS 809

Advanced Primary Health Care

2

00

Core

NURS 811

Nursing informatics and innovations

3

00

Core

NURS 881

Nursing Seminar I

1

00

Core

Total

 

16

00

 

 (B)         M. Sc. SPECIALIZATION AREAS AND COURSES
Candidates must register courses in their various areas of specialization as listed below in the second semester.

I.             M. Sc. (COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING)

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

STATUS

Theory

Practical

NURS 802

Advanced  Community Health Nursing

2

1

Core

NURS 804

Advanced Epidemiology

2

00

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Supportive

NURS 808

Advanced Occupational and Environmental Health

1

1

Core

NURS 810

Programme Monitoring and Evaluation

1

1

Supportive

NURS 812

Seminar in Community Health Nursing

0

1

Core

Total

 

7

5

 

ELECTIVE COURSES
(At least any two courses from Education or Health and Nursing Administration specialty areas for 2nd semester).

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Lab

Clinical

NURS 815

 Community Health Nursing Practicum

1

3

CORE

Total

 

1

3

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Dissertation

12

CORE

Total

 

12

 

 

II.            M. Sc. (MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH)

CORE COURSES

SECOND SEMESTER


COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

 

COURSE STATUS

Theory

Practical

NURS 816

Advanced Maternal and Newborn Nursing

2

1

Core

NURS 818

Neonatal Health

1

1

Core

NURS 822

Advanced Studies in Family Health

3

0

Core

NURS 826

Contemporary Issues  in Midwifery

2

0

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Core

NURS 824

Seminar in Midwifery

0

1

Core

Total

 

11

3

 

ELECTIVE COURSES
(At least any two courses from Education or Health and Nursing Administration specialty areas for 2nd semester).

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 813

Maternal and Child Health Nursing Practicum.

4

Core

Total

 

4

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Dissertation

12

CORE

Total

 

12

 

III.          M. Sc. (MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING)

CORE COURSES

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Theory

Practical

NURS 832

Advanced Medical and Surgical Nursing.

2

1

Core

NURS 834

Palliative and Rehabilitative Nursing

2

0

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Core

NURS 838

Intensive/ Critical Care Nursing.

2

0

Core

NURS 842

Oncology Nursing

2

0

Core

NURS 844

Seminar in Medical Surgical Nursing

0

1

Core

Total

 

9

3

 

ELECTIVE COURSES
(At least any two courses from Education or Health and Nursing Administration specialty areas for 2nd semester).

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Lab

Clinical

NURS 817

 Medical Surgical Nursing Practicum

1

3

Core

Total

 

1

3

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Dissertation

12

CORE

Total

 

12

 

IV M. Sc.  (PSYCHIATRIC/MENTAL HEALTH NURSING)
SECOND SEMESTER


COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Theory

Practice

NURS 846

Psycho-Pathological Foundations of Mental Health

2

0

Core

NURS 848

Advanced Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

2

1

Core

NURS 852

Family and Group Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing.

2

0

Core

NURS 854

Advanced Community Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

2

0

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Core

NURS 856

Seminar in Psychiatry/mental health Nursing

0

1

Core

Total

 

9

3

 

ELECTIVE COURSES

(At least any two courses from Education or Health and Nursing Administration specialty areas for 2nd semester).

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Lab

Clinical

NURS 819

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing Practicum

1

3

Core

Total

 

1

3

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Dissertation

12

CORE

Total

 

12

 

V.            M. Sc    (NURSING EDUCATION)

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Theory

Practice

NURS 858

Education thought and practice

2

1

Core

NURS 860

Advanced Educational Psychology in Nursing

2

0

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Core

NURS 862

Advanced Educational Administration and Planning

2

0

Core

NURS 864

Measurement and Evaluation in Nursing Education

2

0

Core

NURS 866

Seminar in Nursing Education

0

1

Core

Total

 

9

3

 

ELECTIVE COURSES

(At least any two courses from Community Health, Medical Surgical, Maternal &Child Health and Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing specialty areas for 2nd semester).

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Lab

Clinical

NURS 821

 Teaching Practice

1

3

Core

Total

 

1

3

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Dissertation

12

CORE

Total

 

12

 

VI.          M. Sc. (HEALTH AND NURSING ADMINISTRATION)

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Theory

Practice

NURS 868

Advance Principles of Health planning and Nursing Administration.

2

1

Core

NURS 872

Advanced Health Policy Formulation

2

0

Core

NURS 874

Advanced Human Resources Planning and Management in Health

2

 

Core

NURS 876

Health Economics and Health Care Financing

2

0

Core

NURS 806

Health Education & Promotion

1

1

Core

NURS 878

Seminar in Health and Nursing Administration

0

1

Core

Total

 

9

3

 

ELECTIVE COURSES

(At least any two courses from Community Health, Medical Surgical, Maternal & Child Health and Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing specialty areas for 2nd semester).

 

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

Lab

Clinical

NURS 823

Health and Nursing administration Practicum

1

3

Core

Total

 

1

3

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

TITLE

C.U.

COURSE STATUS

NURS 814

Research /Thesis

12

CORE

Total

 

12