Course Syllabus

WEEK

DAY

LECTURE SUBJECTS

CLASS HOURS

1

1

ORIENTATION

Course Logistics: breaks; schedule etc.

Course Overview: review syllabus, assignment , quizzes, recitation

NCLEX Test plan and format;

How to study; Test taking strategies

Pretest 75 items

 

8

 

2&3

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

Provision of Safe Environment(Fire; Fall Prevention; Nosocomial & Standard Precautions; Transmission Based Precautions)

 

8

 

4

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

BLS; Cultural Diversity

 

8

 

2

5

1 &2

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

Positioning clients; Care clients with a tube

 

8

 

 

2,3

4

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

Peri-operative Care;

Legal and Ethical issues

 

8

3

 

1

 

2

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING

Leadership, delegating

& Prioritizing Care;

Legal and Ethical issues

 

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

3 4 5

1,2, 3

NURSING SCIENCES

Fluids & Electrolytes

Endocrine Disturbances

 

8

 

5

 

1

NURSING SCIENCES

Acid Base Balance

 

8

 

 

 

1

NURSING SCIENCES

Laboratory Values & its implications

 

8

 

 

2,

NURSING SCIENCES

day 2,3  of Lab Values & its implications

 

8

 

 

4

NURSING SCIENCES

Nutrition Part 1

 

8

6

1
Nutrition Part 2

8

 

2,3
TPN: Blood Administration

 

 

4,5

RESPIRATORY DISORDERS

Nursing Relevant Anatomy & Physiology of Respiratory System; Assessment; Procedures

 

8

 

7

 

1

RESPIRATORY DISORDERS

Care of client with Respiratory Disorders; Medications

 

8

 

 

 

2

RESPIRATORY DISORDERS

Care of client with Respiratory Disorders; Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

3&4

CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

Nursing Relevant Anatomy & Physiology, Assessment;

Procedures;

Care of client with Cardiovascular Disorders, treatment and medications

 

8

 

 

8

 

 

1,2

CARDIOVASCULAR

SYSTEM

Care of client with Cardiovascular Disorders, treatment and medications

Post Test

 

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3,4

 

 

 

5

ENDOCRINE SYSTEM

Nursing relevant Anatomy & Physiology of the Endocrine System

Assessment

Procedures

Care of client with Endocrine Disorders, treatment & Medications

 

8

 

 

 

9

1,2

ENDOCRINE DISORDERS

Care of client with Endocrine Disorders, treatment & Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

3

 

 

 

 

4

GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS

Nursing Relevant Anatomy & Physiology of the Gastrointestinal System

Assessment

Procedures

Care of client with Gastrointestinal Disorders, treatment & Medications

 

8

 

10

 

1

GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS

Care of client with Gastrointestinal Disorders, treatment, medications

Post Test

 

8

 

 

2

 

3

 

RENAL DISORDERS

Nursing relevant Anatomy & Physiology of the Renal System

Assessment

Procedures

Care of client with Renal Disorders, treatment & Medications

 

8

 

4

RENAL DISORDERS

Care of client with Renal Disorders, treatment & Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

5

NEUROLOGICAL SYSTEM

Nursing relevant Anatomy & Physiology of the Neurological System

 

8

 

 

 

 

11

1,2,3

NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

Care of client with Neurological Disorders, treatment & Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

 

MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

Nursing relevant Anatomy & Physiology of the Musculoskeletal System

Assessment

Procedures

Care of client with Musculoskeletal Disorders, treatment & Medications

 

8

Week 12

1&2

Musculoskeletal system

Care of client with Musculoskeletal Disorders, treatment & Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

 

 

3

 

4

 

5

Burns, EENT, Skin disorders

Nursing Care of Client with Burns, Treatment & Medications

Nursing Relevant Anatomy & Physiology of EENT

Care of Client with Eye Ear Nose Throat disorders, treatment and medications

Care of client with Skins Disorders, treatment & Medications

 

8

 

 

 

Week 13

 

 

1

2

ELDERLY, ONCOLOGY

Assessment,

Care of the Elderly Client

Care of Client with Oncological Disorders Treatment & Medications

 

8

 

3 4

PEDIATRIC NURSING

Growth & Developmental Stages

Care of Child with Integumentary Disorders , Infectious and Communicable Diseases, AIDS, Oncological Disorders, treatment and medications

 

8

 

 

 

5

PEDIATRIC NURSING

Care of Child with Hematological,

Neurological, Cognitive, Psychosocial, EENT Disorders, treatment & medications

 

8

Week 14

1&2

PEDIATRIC NURSING

Care of Child with Respiratory, Cardiovascular, treatment and Medications

 

8

 

3&4

PEDIATRIC NURSING

Care of child with Gastrointestinal,

Metabolic, Renal Musculoskeletal

treatment and Medications

Post Test

 

8

 

5

MATERNITY NURSING

Care of Newborn

Nursing Relevant

Post Test on Care of Newborn

Anatomy & Physiology Of Female Reproductive System

 

8

Week 15

1

MATERNITY NURSING

Obstetrical Assessment

Prenatal Period

 

8

 

2

MATERNITY NURSING

Risk Conditions Related to Pregnancy,

Medications

 

8

 

 

 

 

 

3

MATERNITY NURSING

Normal Labor & Delivery Process,

Problems with Labor & Delivery Process,

Medications

 

8

 

4

MATERNITY NURSING

Client Care in the Postpartum Period, Medications

 

8

 

5

MATERNITY NURSING

Postpartum Complications

Post Test

 

8

week 16

1

MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Mental Health concepts, rights of Mentally Ill clients; Models of Care

 

8

 

2

MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Care of Client with Eating disorders, Substance Abuse disorder

 

8

 

3, 4, 5

MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Mental Health Disorders

Treatment & Medications

 

8

Week 17

 

 

 

 

Week 18-20

 

1 & 2

3

4

5

1

2

3

4

5

MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Care of clients experiencing Crisis and Depression

Delegation

ABG analysis

Psych integrated Test 1 &2

Advance Class, Integrated

Advanced Class, Integrated

Advanced Class, Integrated

Advance Class, Integrated

Advanced Class, Integrated

 

8