Professional Nurse Midwife
The study program of undergraduate Professional Midwife lasts for 6 semesters, that is 3 years, and carries 180 ECTS credits, or 60 ECTS per year. The curriculum contains 29 courses, out of which 21 are mandatory. All courses are one term courses and they fall into general, professional and applied modules. In addition to compulsory and elective courses, the student is required to complete both Professional Practice and the Final Paper presenting its content orally.
Professional Midwife study program is by its structure and content, goals and outcomes in line with contemporary world trends of higher education in the fields of midwifery, health care and health policy.
Students obtain their skills and knowledge through different methods of up-to date curriculum using interactive theoretical and practical teaching with a variety of supporting practical exercises in the highly advanced and equipped simulation-based classrooms as well as field visits to various health institutions.
The study program is realized in the college building and in the college units in order to adapt theory and practice to the latest trends in midwifery profession, in individual highly professional activities in the fields of health care of women. The students are trained to offer health care to all female population groups (from the childhood, adolescent, reproductive to the senium) as well as health care during pregnancy, birth and in the period of puerperium.
The vocational midwife is trained to promote women welfare at the level of primary and secondary care, to prevent gynecology diseases, to work in a team with gynecologists and obstetricians in diagnosing and treating pathology disorders within the scope of reproductive health of women, to actively participate in charity organizations and associations locally and state wide, to promote and improve their knowledge and work experience by taking part at conferences in the country and abroad.
|No||Course Code||Course Title||Sem.||Type||Status||Active teaching hours||Other classes||ECTS|
|1.||PNM1101||Anatomy and Embryology||1||С||RE||3||3||5|
|2.||PNM1102||Physiology and Pathophysiology||1||С||RE||3||0||5|
|11.||PNMPP1||Professional Practice 1||2||СА||RE||600||6|
|Elective Courses and Semesters : 1 elective course in both 1st and the 2nd semester|
|2.||PNM1212||Healthcare regulations and administration||2||АО||EL||3||0||5|
|Active teaching hours per year = 600||60|
|3.||PNM2315||Pediatrics and Neonatology||3||С||RE||3||0||5|
|6.||PNM2418||Urgent cases and Transfusiology||4||С||RE||3||3||5|
|7.||PNMPP2||Professional Practice 2||4||СА||RE||600||6|
|Elective Courses and Semesters: In the 3rd semester 3 elective courses out of 4: : in the 4th semester 1 elective course out of 2|
|1.||PNM2319||Healthcare in Surgery||3||СА||EL||2||3||5|
|2.||PNM2320||Health care of newborn||3||СА||EL||2||3||5|
|3.||PNM2321||Healthcare in infectology||3||СА||EL||2||3||5|
|4.||PNM2322||Healthcare in Internal Medicine||3||СА||EL||2||3||5|
|Active teaching hours per year =600||60|
|1.||PNM3525||Healthcare and Gynecology 1||5||СА||RE||3||4||7|
|2.||PNM3526||Healthcare and Obstetrics 1||5||СА||RE||3||4||8|
|3.||PNM3527||Nutrition of women in pregnancy and lactation||5||С||RE||2||2||6|
|4.||PNM3628||Healthcare and Gynecology 2||6||СА||RE||3||4||8|
|5.||PNM3629||Healthcare and Obstetrics 2||6||СА||RE||3||4||8|
|6.||PNMPP3||Professional Practice 3||6||СА||RE||600||6|
|Elective Courses and Semesters: In the 5th semester 1 elective course out of 2: In the 6th semester 1 elective course out of 2|
|2.||PNM3531||Organization and Management of Healthcare||5||С||EL||2||2||4|
|3.||PNM3632||Healthcare and Gynecologic Oncology||6||СА||EL||2||2||8|
|4.||PNM3633||Psychophysical preparation of the pregnant women||6||СА||EL||2||2||8|
|Active teaching hours per year =||600||60|
|Active teaching hours in total||1770|