Semester Structure in Midwifery

SEMESTER – BY – SEMESTER STRUCTURE

……………………………FIRST YEAR: SEMESTER 1…………………

 

COURSE CODE                     COURSE TITLE                                CREDITS

T          P          CR

RMD 111                     Anatomy and Physiology I                                3          –           3

RMD 112                     Basic Nursing                                                   2          6          3

MIP 111                       Microbiology and 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 I (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

 

 

SEMESTER – BY – SEMESTER STRUCTURE

………………………………….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 II                          2          –           2

RMD 225         Community Midwifery                                                 2          6          3

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

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

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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

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