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Midwifery – Course Structure

FIRST YEAR: SEMESTER 1

COURSE CODE 
COURSE TITLE  
CREDITS
T
P
CR
RGN 111 Anatomy & Physiology 1
3
3
RGN 112 Basic Nursing
2
6
3
MIP 111 Microbiology & Infection Prevention/Control
2
2
TCM 111 Therapeutic Communication
2
6
3
ADJ 111 Professional Adjustment in Nursing/Midwifery
2
2
SNM 111 Introductory Sociology
2
2
NMI 111 Nursing and Midwifery Informatics
1
6
2
Total
17
Vacation Practicum 1 (General Nursing)
18
3

FIRST YEAR: SEMESTER 2

COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE 
CREDITS
T
P
CR
FED 121 First Aid, Emergency and Disaster Management
2
6
3
STA 121 Statistics
2
2
PNM 121 Introductory Psychology
2
2
RMD 121 Anatomy and Physiology II
3
3
RMD 122 Health Promotion
2
6
3
RMD 123 Personal and Environmental Health
2
2
NTD 211 Nutrition and Dietetics
2
2
Total
17
Vacation Practicum II (General Nursing)
18
3

SECOND YEAR: SEMESTER 1

COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE 
CREDITS
T
P
CR
RES 211 Anatomy and Physiology of Human Reproductive System and the Foetus I
2
2
RMD 121 Pharmacology, Therapeutics & Pharmacovigilance
2
2
RMD 213 Advance Nursing
2
6
3
RMD 214 Medical Nursing
2
6
3
RMD 215 Surgical Nursing
2
6
3
RMD 216 Physiology and Management of Normal Pregnancy
2
6
3
Total
16
Vacation Practicum III (General Nursing/Midwifery)
18
3

SECOND YEAR: SEMESTER 2

COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE 
CREDITS
T
P
CR
RES 221 Research Methods
3
3
RMD 221 Physiology and Management of Normal Labour
2
6
3
RMD 222 Physiology and Management of Normal Puerperium Neonate
2
6
3
RMD 223 Physiology and Management of the High Risk Neonate
2
6
3
RMD 224 Anatomy and Physiology of Human Reproductive System and the Foetus
2
2
RMD 225 Community Midwifery
2
6
2
Total
17
Vacation Practicum IV (Midwifery)
18
3

THIRD YEAR: SEMESTER 1

COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE 
CREDITS
T
P
CR
SCM 311 Supply Chain Management
1
6
2
RMD 311 Physiology and Management of Abnormal Pregnancy
2
6
3
RMD 312 Physiology and Management of Abnormal Labour
2
6
3
RMD 313 Management of Abnormal Pueperium
1
6
2
RMD 315 Family Planning
2
6
3
RMD 316 Family Centred Maternity Care Study
1
12
3
Total
16
Vacation Practicum V (Midwifery)
18
3

THIRD YEAR: SEMESTER 2

COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE 
CREDITS
T
P
CR
RSN 321 Relationship Marketing Strategy Entrepreneurship
3
3
PHN 321 Psychiatric Nursing
2
6
3
RMD 321 Public Health Nursing
2
6
3
RMD 322 Management and Administration in Midwifery Gynecological conditions and STIs
1
6
2
RMD 323 Advanced Midwifery and Theatre Nursing
1
6
2
Total
16
Vacation Practicum IV

SUMMARY OF CREDIT LOAD PER SEMESTER

YEAR
SEMESTER ONE
SEMESTER TWO
TOTAL NO. OF CREDITS
1
17
17
34
2
16
17
33
3
16
16
32
99

INTRA-SEMESTER AND VACATION PRACTICUM

YEAR
SEMESTER ONE
SEMESTER TWO
TOTAL NO. OF CREDITS
1
18
18
36
2
18
18
36
3
18
18
90