Generic BS Nursing 4 Years

Generic BSN ( 04 years Degree Program)

  • Qualification:  a.    Matric Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology as compulsory subjects) b.    FSc (Pre-Medical) with 50% marks minimum (Physics, Chemistry & Biology as compulsory subjects) ·
    Age Limit: 14-35 years ·
  • Gender Ratio: Open merit

Generic BSN is a four year degree program affiliated with Pakistan Nursing Council, Islamabad and Riphah International University Islamabad. It is divided into 8 semesters leading to the eligibility for licensure as a Registered Nurse and simultaneous attainment of a bachelor’s degree in nursing. It is designed to prepare knowledgeable and clinically competent professional nurses.

The framework of Generic BS Nursing education is based on the competency model. PNC Curriculum for Generic BSN is followed which is developed by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and recommended by Riphah International University Islamabad Pakistan.

CURRICULUM FOR BSc NURSING PROGRAM (04 YEARS)

YEAR1, SEMESTER I

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit
1Fundamental of Nursing-I2.0002.004.00
2Microbiology2.5000.503.00
3Anatomy and Physiology-I3.00003.00
4Biochemistry for nurses2.0001.003.00
5English – I2.00002.00
6Computer Skills001.001.00
 TOTAL11.5004.516.00

YEAR1, SEMESTER II

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit
1Fundamental of Nursing-II2.001.001.004.00
2Anatomy and Physiology-II3.00003.00
3Community Health Nursing Nursing-I2.001.0003.00
4Applied Nutrition1.00001.00
5English – II2.00002.00
6Islamiat *2.00002.00
7Pak. Studies *2.00002.00
 TOTAL14.002.001.0017.00

Year 2, Semester III

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit
1Adult Health Nursing-I4.003.001.008.00
2Pathophysiology-I1.75

0

0.252.00
3Health Assessment – I1.00

0

1.002.00
4Pharmacology – I2.00

0

0

2.00
5Mathematics1.00

0

0

1.00
6English – III2.00

0

0

2.00
 TOTAL11.753.002.2517.00

YEAR 2, SEMESTER IV

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit
1Adult Health Nursing-II4.00

3.00

1.00

8.00
2Pathophysiology-II2.75

0

0.25

3.00
3Health Assessment – II1.00

0

1.00

2.00
4Developmental Psychology2.00

0

0

2.00
5Pharmacology – II2.00

0

0

2.00
6English – IV2.00

0

0

2.00
7Nursing Ethics1.00

0

0

1.00
 TOTAL14.753.002.2520.00

YEAR 3, SEMESTER V

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit

1

Pediatrics Health Nursing3.003.001.007.00

2

Community Health Nursing – II2.502.501.006.00

3

Teaching / Learning: Principles  Practices

 

3.00

        0

           0

03.00

4

English-V2.00

        0

           0

02.00
 TOTAL10.5

       5.5

       2.00

18.00

YEAR 3, SEMESTER VI

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit
1Mental Health Nursing

3.00

3.00

0

6.00

2Introduction to Biostatics

2.50

0

0.50

3.00

3Behavioral Psychology

3.00

0

0

3.00

4Epidemiology

2.00

0

0

2.00

5English – VI

2.00

0

0

2.00

6Culture, Health and Society

2.00

0

0

2.00

  14.53.000.518.00

YEAR 4, SEMESTER VII

S #Course TitleTheoryClinicalSkills/LabCredit

1

Critical Care Nursing2.504.000.507.00

2

Introduction to Nursing Theories2.00002.00

3

Leadership and Management in

Nursing

2.001.0003.00

4

Nursing Research3.00003.00

5

English – VII2.00002.00
 TOTAL11.550.517.00

YEAR 4, SEMESTER VIII

S#Course TitleTheoryClinical

Skills/Lab

Credit

1

Community Health Nursing – III2.003.00

0

5.00
2Nursing Seminar / Role Transition2.000

0

2.00
3Clinical Practicum04.001.005.00
 

TOTAL

4.007.001.0012.00