Institute of Health Science (Nursing)

Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life, and is integral part of the health care system. At Bost University this 3 year diploma is offered to qualify students and make them serve the community with knowledge and proficiency.

The Mission
-> Based on modern accepted standards in the health sector and demands for the time offering professional and talented graduates to the community.
-> Providing better access, expansion and facilitation for modern health education to the community.
-> To Develop transparency, development and professional empowerment in the field of health education by applying academic norms, focusing on professionalism, and expanding capabilities.
-> By providing professional cadres and high potentials to participate in addressing the existing health problems and needs of the community in the scientific and professional fields.

The Vision
-> To be known one of the leading, accredited, standardized and well-established educational institutions of the modern healthcare institutes in accordance with the needs and aspirations of the contemporary in Afghanistan.
-> To establish a wide range of academic relationships and collaborations with reputable and renowned healthcare institutes around the world as a credible educational institution in accordance with the well-adapted international academic norms.
-> To have a leading and significant role in the social, cultural, health and educational fields in the country.
-> To play an important role in reducing maternal and child mortality rates in the country and especially Helmand Province.

Course Syllabus

\
Semester 1
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
Semester 2
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
1
Fundamentals of Nursing
4
Professional
1
Fundamentals of Nursing
4
Professional
2
Anatomy
4
Professional
2
Anatomy
4
Professional
3
Science
2
Professional
3
Pharmacology
2
Professional
4
Math
1
Optional
4
Nutrition
2
Professional
5
Public Health
2
Professional
5
Public Health
2
Professional
6
Microbiology
2
Professional
6
Medial Ethics
2
Optional
7
Computer
1
Optional
7
Terminology
1
Optional
8
English
1
Optional
8
English
1
Optional
9
Islamic Subject
1
Optional
Total Periods
18
Total Periods
18
Semester 3
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
Semester 4
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
1
Adult's Health (System) 1
13
Professional
1
Adult's Health (System) 2
11
Professional
2
English
1
Optinoal
2
Interventions
4
Professional
3
Pharmacology
2
Professional
3
Pharmacology
2
Professional
4
Malnutrition
2
Professional
4
English
1
Optional
Total Periods
18
Total Periods
18
Semester 5
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
Semester 6
Subject Name
Periods
Type of Subject
1
Communicable Disease
2
Professional
1
Exit Preparation
2
Optional
2
Psycology
2
Professional
2
Mental Health
3
Professional
3
Community Health
4
Professional
3
Social Health
3
Optional
4
English
1
Optional
4
English
1
Optional
5
Pediatric Nursing
3
Professional
5
Administration and Leadership
3
Optional
6
Sociology
2
Optional
6
Practical
6
Professional
Total Periods
18
Total Periods
18