B.Sc in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Curriculum Title

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Curriculum Goal

The overall goal of Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is to produce competent professional nurses who will be able to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and attitude to provide quality of nursing care in the aspects of practical field to meet expected needs and expectations and to promote, maintain and restore heath of individuals, families and communities in common, simple and complex health problems/situations.

Curriculum Design

The curriculum is dynamic with provision for incorporating emerging health problems and changing health policies as well as latest advancement in health sciences. The B. Sc. in nursing curriculum is designed for BNMC recognized institutions and incorporate as

(1) General courses

(2) Foundation courses and

(3) Professional courses for nursing to furnish students with essential and in-depth knowledge relevant to health and nursing.

The courses are sequenced from year one to year four, from simple to complex, with an attempt to increase students’ competencies overtime.

General (1)

B111 – Communicative English and Information & Communication Technology Paper I & II
B112- Behavioral Science

Foundation (2)

B123– Anatomy & Physiology Paper I & II

Professional courses (3)

B 134 – Fundamentals of Nursing –1 Paper I & II

B 231– Fundamentals of Nursing –2 Paper I & II

B 232 – Pediatric Nursing

B 233 – Medical & Surgical Nursing-1 Paper I & II

B 234 – Orthopedic Nursing

B 331 – Medical & Surgical Nursing- 2 Paper I & II

B 332– Community Health Nursing

B 333 -Psychiatric Nursing

B 334 -Emergency & Critical Care Nursing

B 431 –Midwifery Paper I & II

B 432 -Nursing Education & Management Paper I & II

B 433 -Research in Nursing

Duration of the Program

A period of four (4) years of education is compulsory for B. Sc. in Nursing Program. Total hours are 5832 in four years course. Academic year will start from January in each year.

Medium of Instruction

English language is used as a medium of instruction with supplemental Bangla language as necessary.