Professional Nurse

The study program of undergraduate Professional Nurse 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 22 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.

The nursing study program is by its structure and content, goals and outcomes in line with contemporary world trends of higher education in the fields of health care and health policy.

The professional activities of nurses mean offering professional help during the life circle of each individual in health and in sickness. The students are exposed to qualitative teaching process in theory and practice and are well prepared for their future job.

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 vocational nurse is trained for work in hospitals, health centers, counseling services, health visiting services, institutes for health protection, spa centers, nursing homes, schools, and pre-schools.

No

Course Code

Course Title

Sem.

Type

Status

Active teaching hours

Other Classes

ECTS

LE

PC

OF

FIRST YEAR

1.

PN1101

Anatomy and  Physiology

I

С

RE

3

1

 

 

5

2.

PN1102

Pedagogy

I

АО

RE

2

0

 

 

5

3.

PN1103

Healthcare 1

I

С

RE

3

3

 

 

5

4.

PN1104

Health Education

I

С

RE

2

3

 

 

5

5.

PN1105

Pharmacology

I

С

RE

2

0

 

 

4

6.

PN1106

Psychology

I

AO

RE

2

0

 

 

5

7.

PN1207

Healthcare  2

II

С

RE

3

3

 

 

6

8.

PN1208

Social Medicine

II

AO

RE

2

0

 

 

5

9.

PN1209

Diet and Dietetics

II

AO

RE

2

2

 

 

5

10.

PN1210

Internal Medicine

II

С

RE

3

0

 

 

6

11.

PN1211

Healthcare in Infectology

II

СA

RE

2

2

 

 

4

 

PNPP1

Professional Practice

II

СА

RE

 

 

 

600

5

Active teaching hours per year

600 

60

SECOND YEAR

1.

PN2312

Surgery

III

С

RE

3

0

 

 

6

2.

PN2313

Pediatrics

III

С

RE

3

0

 

 

6

3.

PN2314

Neurology

III

С

RE

2

0

 

 

6

4.

PN2415

Healthcare in Internal Medicine 1

IV

СA

RE

3

3

 

 

5

5.

PN2416

Healthcare in Pediatrics

IV

СА

RE

3

3

 

 

5

6.

PN2417

Healthcare in Neurology

IV

СА

RE

3

3

 

 

4

 

PNPP2

Professional Practice

IV

СA

RE

 

 

 

600

5

Elective Courses and Semesters : in the 3rd semester 3 elective courses out of 4 : In the 4th semester 2 elective  courses out of 3

1.

PN2318

Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology

III

С

EL

2

0

 

 

5

2.

PN2319

Gynecology and Obstetrics

III

С

EL

2

0

 

 

5

3.

PN2320

Psychiatry

III

С

EL

2

0

 

 

5

4.

PN2321

Urgent Cases

III

С

EL

2

0

 

 

5

5.

PN2422

Healthcare in Rehabilitation

IV

СA

EL

2

2

 

 

4

6.

PN2423

Healthcare in  Gynecology and Obstetrics

IV

СA

EL

2

2

 

 

4

7.

PN2424

Healthcare in  Psychiatry

IV

СA

EL

2

2

 

 

4

Active teaching hours per year

 600

60

THIRD YEAR

1.

PN3525

Healthcare in Surgery 1

V

СA

RE

3

4

 

 

7

2.

PN3526

Primary healthcare

V

СА

RE

3

3

 

 

7

3.

PN3527

Healthcare in Internal Medicine  2

V

СА

RE

2

3

 

 

7

4.

PN3628

Research Methodology

VI

АО

RE

2

3

 

 

7

5.

PN3629

Healthcare in Surgery  2

VI

СА

RE

3

4

 

 

7

6.

PNPP3

Professional Practice

VI

СА

RE

 

 

 

600

5

7.

PNFP

Final Paper

VI

СА

RE

 

 

 

300

7

Elective Courses and Semesters :  in the 5th semester 1 elective course out of 2 : In the 6th semester 1 elective course out of 2

1.

PN3530

Mental Hygiene

V

С

EL

3

2

 

 

7

2.

PN3531

Organization and Management of Healthcare

V

С

EL

3

2

 

 

7

3.

PN3632

Healthcare for the elderly

VI

СА

EL

3

2

 

 

6

4.

PN3633

Healthcare in Oncology and Palliative care

VI

СА

EL

3

2

 

 

6

Active teaching hours per year

600

60

Active teaching hours in total

1800

 

ECTS in total 

 

180