Course of Study

This 12-month program is divided into four terms. Terms I and III are fourteen (14) weeks and Terms II and IV are ten (10) weeks. A short summer vacation and several school holidays are scheduled during the year. Hours of theory and clinical experience are planned on a 35-hour week. The student has primary responsibility for his/her own education including seeking help from an instructor.


Term I

■ Nursing Fundamentals
■ Nursing Science

Term II

■ Pharmacology
■ Medical-Surgical Nursing – Part I

Term III

■ Mental Health Concepts
■ Medical-Surgical Nursing – Part II
■ Concepts of Leadership

Term IV

■ Maternity Nursing
■ Pediatric Nursing
■ Community Health Nursing